Vegan Brown Rice Pudding/Snow days

Vegan Brown Rice Pudding/Snow days

Cook 1 cup brown rice in 3 cups water; boil; cover; set on low; let cook 20 minutes; turn off burner and let set, covered, 30 minutes.

1 1/4 c. almond milk
1/3 c. raisins
1/3 c. maple syrup or agave
1 tsp. vanilla
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
1/4 tsp. ginger
1/8 tsp. nutmeg

Mix all and transfer to a bowl to cool in refrigerator. Sprinkle cinnamon on top to serve.

PicMonkey Collage 2.26.13


lull until the next storm

We got our driveway cleared of snow – yay snowblower – ist time to use it

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After the sunny day yesterday, our driveway looks like this:


Now we have a lull and then more (maybe 12″) snow tonight.

Took poor shut in dog for walk around the block and enjoyed the melted snow puddles with tree reflections.


been bringing snow in to melt and water houseplants. some do better with snow or rainwater, such as spider plants.


With tap water the fluoride in it causes the tips to turn brown.