• Weeds, Peas, and other Happenings

    June 30, 2018

    They say that kids grow like weeds, and certainly mine are these days. Growing in height. Growing in knowledge. Growing in confidence. And growing, exponentially, in sass. But for all that I don’t think they grow nearly anywhere as fast as the actual weeds! You might like: Late June on the Farm I don’t know…

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  • The Garden is Growing and Growing

    May 28, 2018

    My heart swells every time I look out my windows and see the garden.  It is growing and growing! Of course, growing best and fastest of all are the weeds. Why is it that the weeds seem to grow so much faster than everything else?  I’d hoped that by covering the field in black plastic…

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  • The End of March in the Garden

    April 2, 2018

    March is over and done with.  Can you believe it? Can you also believe what an incredibly long time it’s been since I wandered around the garden with you?!  Last year I really didn’t have a garden, for the first time in 14 years.  We were pretty focused on burning down the old farmhouse and…

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  • Happy Easter!

    April 1, 2018

    It’s all high fructose corn syrup and red dye no. 3 around here today! And we’re not at all (well, maybe just a little bit) sorry. Happy Easter!

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  • Snow, Day Two

    February 21, 2018

    Those of you who live in colder parts of the country (or the world) will probably be chuckling under your breath at our “snow.”  There is maybe an inch or two of snow on the ground.  It’s supposed to snow a little more tonight, but I fully expect it all to melt away by tomorrow…

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