Month: February 2017

Gardening: Asparagus

Asparagus is productive for 10 years, so it meets my reproductive gardening. However, growing aspragus can be very time consuming if you start from seeds. It takes two to three years for seeds to grow to produce nice stems.  So, I started from roots this year. Started on 1/22/2017 First stem show up on 2/20/2017 […]


Gardening: Bok choy

Bok choy is similar to Chinese (napa) cabbage. This can be good vegetables for wanton noodle and winter hot pot. Just like Chinese cabbage, bok choy can grow in water and soil. For small doses, because bok choy contains glucosinolates, it helps prevent cancer. However, big doses of bok choy can be toxic. Let’s start […]


Travel: Crack in the Ground

Crack in the Ground is a hidden and very surprising landscape. You will never forget this, which is in middle of nowhere in Central Oregon, United States. We can walk for 2 miles (3 miles) with this very unique pathway between 70 feet (21 m) deep walls. The difficulty is moderate for hikers and I highly recommend it for once […]