my week in photos

Well, the first week of summer break went as expected. My apartment is significantly cleaner and my email significantly quieter. Scooter seems to be doing much better this week. We're dosing him twice per day. In the morning he gets gabapentin (known as Neurontin in the human world) for the pain and prednisolone for the … Continue reading my week in photos

what I learned from six months of worm composting

About six months ago, we started composting to reduce our food waste. I’m happy to report that composting is very easy and seems worth the effort. We’re down to about one 10-liter bag of trash per week and I think we can get that down even further if I focus on it (#2019goal). For today, … Continue reading what I learned from six months of worm composting

adventures in apartment composting

Did you know that food waste in a garbage bag is essentially embalmed and the decay process slows to a halt? Did you know that approximately 40 percent of food waste in the United States is from consumers? Over time, I'm finding that I am becoming much more conscientious about my family's production of waste. … Continue reading adventures in apartment composting