Contemporary Prairie

Covered Wagon and Convertible Friendly

Food, Food, and More Food

Written By: Natasha Gonzalez - Mar• 06•14

Yours truly has been busy compiling a comprehensive collection of recipes, that I must say, I’m very happy with! Slaving at the stove with a notebook and pen by my side has paid off (despite the food smudges and wet spots on the pages). Burritos, spaghetti, cookies….need I say more? I hope to get several [...]

For the Love of Plants (An Excerpt of My Journey)

Written By: Natasha Gonzalez - Aug• 17•13

Over the past month or so, ¬†yours truly has been busy learning. If you read my previous¬†post, you’ll know that I’ve been actually doing A LOT of learning. Learning is a good thing, especially when a body is trying to advance her knowledge so as to try to take care of her family in the [...]

Perfectly Ordinary….So to Speak

Written By: Natasha Gonzalez - Aug• 13•13

Hello there! Did you wonder where I went? Well I did too! After a very extended, very thought provoking, certain to never occur again hiatus, I am back with some insightful discoveries about yours truly. First of all, why did I take a break? I’ve thought about this a bit and realized that I have [...]

Checking In

Written By: Natasha Gonzalez - Jul• 15•13

Hi There! It’s been almost a month since I last posted. I know, I know, I’m way overdue…what can I say? A lot has been happening around here and I have so much to catch up with you about! I’ve been gardening, experimenting with drying herbs, and having fun expanding this ever curious brain of [...]

7 o’clock Foliage

Written By: Natasha Gonzalez - Jun• 20•13

Last week I expertly came up with the idea of stalking the Orchard Supply Hardware nearest me until the store opened up at 7 o’clock on the DOT. I was actually one of the loiterers who was (im)patiently standing in front of the sliding doors waiting for them to open. The morning was crisp, slightly [...]