The Minimalist Garden

I am learning to be a minimalist gardener. I’m not talking about minimalist design in the classic sense – order and a sparse aesthetic – green lawn, groomed shrubs, concrete hardscaping. This type of minimalism is for people who want to avoid gardening – low to no maintenance, uncluttered, tidy. I am talking about the … Continue reading The Minimalist Garden

Food Security

I always intended to write about issues around food security on this blog, but I never imagined¬†I would be treating the subject so literally. We are increasing our food security around here. And this time it isn’t about farmer’s markets or raised beds or cooking skills. It isn’t really feel good at all. This time, … Continue reading Food Security