Scale weighs the gender injustice

Out the Perimeter: Growers Outlet

I’m an aesthetic snob. I can’t maneuver a giant grocery cart around the Safeway produce section trying to choose between red leaf …

Growing King Stropharia is easy!

Adventures in Mushroom Cultivation

…In which I travel to the hinterlands for wood chips The directions say I need hardwood chips, a conifer/hardwood blend is acceptable, …

columbia gorge beef picnic

Foul Weather Picnic

I imagine some people turn 40 and look around at all the great stuff they’ve accumulated, and the great decisions they’ve made, …

Lamb from Gamboling Goats being cut by Mike Allen, butcher writer.

Rick’s Lambs

Gamboling Goats Heritage Farm in Eugene raises great meat. Getting that meat is a chore though.

barbque bbq bar-b-que

On the map, South Bend shouldn’t be anything special—just another decaying small town in the Northwest, existing primarily to move natural resources from the forest and the sea to the mill and the city. But then … → March 4, 2015

Dead Squirrel

Urban Hunting

I wrote a blog post about hunting urban squirrel, and PDX Magazine ran it. I gave a little talk at their salon …