notes from
the MUCK . . .

How does your garden grow? With muck, muck and more muck! I spent much of today finishing the final muck box and then shifting muck from one box to the next. The first box, which the Big Lad is enthusiastically pointing out, has been rotting down for two years now and once we’d removed the top quarter of unrotted material, we found we’d hit the pay dirt.

Tuesday, July 11, 2006

Back Atcha'

Apparently, I am a member of the "Boomerang Generation," named for the tendency of people born in the early eighties to move back home after college. This is generally due to lower wages and the decline in value of undergraduate degrees. Coincidentally, I am preparing to move back home very soon, as well as take a trip to Australia, the actual birthplace of the boomerang.

Unfortunately, I never could throw the things properly, despite an invaluable lesson on an episode of 3-2-1 Contact.

Here's a collage of some boomerangs: