Kitchen, Nature

Sprouting Sprouts from Seed

Here is a quick update on sprouting your own sprouts - it works! In about 3-4 days, the little sprout seeds grow into fresh sprouts - at a fraction of the cost of store-bought sprouts. Plus you can decide what sort of sprouts you're in the mood for - there are so many more options… Continue reading Sprouting Sprouts from Seed

Adventures, Nature

Azores part 2: Hiking + Swimming

Welcome to part 2 of 4 of our Azores adventures. HIKING in the Azores This is an island for frugal people like me! Most of the fun stuff - like hiking and swimming - is completely free.¬† The island is set up for exploring - be sure to pack your adventure shoes! First, some vocabulary:… Continue reading Azores part 2: Hiking + Swimming

Adventures, Nature

Azores part 1: Getting Around

The Azores are an unbelievably beautiful set of 9 volcanic islands in the mid-Atlantic. Donald and I only visited Sao Miguel on this trip - the biggest island (still less than 100 miles across!). Even though we spent over a week on this one island, we never ran out of things to do, most of… Continue reading Azores part 1: Getting Around