Last week Eric and I flew up to Seattle to meet up with his parents and extended family. We took a ferry up to the San Juan islands and also rented some kayaks to paddle around. It was a really quick trip, but we had a great time with Eric’s extended family and great weather up in the outskirts of our country.
1 cucumber 1 bunch broccoli 1 Gravenstein Apple 1 Valencia orange 4 Bartlett pears 4 red pluots 1 box mission figs 1 pound red potatoes I sadly don’t have much to say about this box again, because we were out of town and also home with company for a lot of these 2 weeks. The box got sort of pushed aside. I did eat most of the fruit, the cucumber, and the broccoli. The figs… (more)
This box brought me… 1 mini watermelon 2 red pluots 3 peacotums 2 valenica oranges 1 bunch carrots 1 pound heirloom tomatoes 1 bunch lettuce 1 bunh rainbow chard 1 ear bi-color corn You all probably just said, what the hell is a peacotum. I know I did. It’s a weird little fruit hybrid of a peach, apricot, and plum. I ate them, but I wasn’t a huge fan actually. I wouldn’t say they had… (more)
We have been wanting to go camping again this summer, but with our few free weekends it appeared that all the campsites were already booked by people who plan farther ahead than we do. We lucked out, though, and found an option over on Mt. Diablo in the East Bay which was a location we hadn’t actually been to yet. Perfect! We both ended up being off work that Friday so we were able to… (more)