Spring Break Photos, Because Look! I Got My Photos Back!

April 26th, 2016 - posted under: The Farm » Family

You guys, I received the best news! The specialists working on my computer were able to make a full data recovery, my entire hard drive was saved, and all my photos and writing have been returned to me. HUZZAH! I am truly over the moon, and I’ve also learned a hard lesson. Backup backup backup! [...]

Our Annual Vegan Family Disneyland Adventure: Round 3!

March 30th, 2016 - posted under: The Farm » Family

This March, for Waits’s sixth birthday (AHEM WHAT!!!?) and for the third year in a row, our little vegan family went adventuring to worship at the altar of the Mouse. And this time, it wasn’t just Waits and Damian and I. No, we are a thoroughly modern family these days, and our little family has [...]

Vegan Parenting Moments: The Popsicle

October 6th, 2015 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Vegan Parenting Moments – a collection of my own little experiences, be they “triumphs” or be they “fails”, as I navigate this wild adventure of raising a vegan child in a non-vegan world. Waits is five and a half, which means he started kindergarten a few weeks ago. It’s the first time he’s really been [...]

An Ending And A Beginning

August 31st, 2015 - posted under: The Farm » Family

One of my favorite pictures of two of my favorite creatures. June 2011. On Monday, August 17th, we said goodbye to our Harley Dog. Harley The Happy Dragon joined my life unexpectedly, in 2003. He was with me through my tumultuous twenties, through dating and heartbreak and flings that got flung, he was my guy. [...]

Raising Vegan Children: The “Pretend You’re Not Vegan” Game

May 10th, 2015 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Hey guys! Just a quick one today, but I’m super excited to share this short video we made. It actually came about quite unexpectedly, on a recent evening while we were eating dinner outside by the fire pit. I happened to be playing around with the video camera, and was able to capture our conversation. [...]