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Ant Armageddon — By Jennifer Shipp
Central AmericaCosta RicaNorth America

Ant Armageddon — By Jennifer Shipp

Lydian and I stayed in today while John went on an emergency trip to the abastacedor after flour. We had all decided that we were on the brink of starvation and needed cookies. Low on flour, John offered to go to the little convenience store nearby. Someone had to stay here because Bernie the Plumber was coming to put in our new instant-on hot water heater for our shower.As mostly vegetarians who are ...
Scarcity Value — By Lydian Shipp
Central AmericaCosta RicaNorth America

Scarcity Value — By Lydian Shipp

Food variety, and food in general, is rather scarce these days.Plain potato chips and dry bread with honey are the two snack foods that we have in our house right now. Dinner consists of either beans and rice with hot sauce or pasta with vegetables. Oatmeal is for breakfast. Today, we added a rare (but plentiful) new food to our snack time. A CLIF bar! Mine was chocolate-mint flavored. So was my ...
Bruised Banana