Through the Seasons

Well. It turns out that pregnancy while parenting a toddler and the subsequent birth and first three months aren’t so easily compatible with keeping up a blog. At least for me. But, here is the beautiful result of that: Still, I really missed this. I recently made a commitment to my writing life that I am very excited … Continue reading Through the Seasons

Beet the System

I am so proud that I grew these beauties. Do you remember when I pulled thinnings back in June to make room for growth? This is the gorgeous result. Now I want to grow pounds and pounds of beets next year. I’m going to juice the beets and steam the greens with butter and lemon. so many … Continue reading Beet the System

The Most Fun

Garlic scapes are probably the most fun harvest of the year. (As soulemama demonstrates, you can wear them as you work). They are certainly a bonus to growing garlic. Does anyone else find that they creep up on you? One day, I wonder – where are the scapes already? And the next thing I know, the curls … Continue reading The Most Fun