Life off the grid in the SW Texas desert. An experiment in sustainable living. NUMBERS AT THE END OF EACH BLOG POST: temp at 8PM,high temp,low temp,rainfall,wind conditions(CalmBreezyWindyGusty). Live streaming video at http://ustre.am/TM8N
Friday, July 2, 2010
Drizzly morning. Mostly a day inside at the computer. Slow/steady rain overnight but the road was OK by noon. Had a GrubShack lunch (no meat) and was there just in time to meet up with UPS. Manny dropped off the manual stainless steel meat grinder I ordered. Just in time as I started a batch of wheat sprouts just yesterday. Hoping to perfect the perfect organic loaf of Field Lab Solar Oven Sprouted Wheat Bread.
Benita was soaked this morning but didn't seem to mind. She took off this afternoon but a new cow came in to learn that hand feeding is really not that bad. I think this one kinda looks like Benita and may be one of her daughters. I named her Betty after the founder of the GrubShack. 73,84,66, .24",B