seeds of great character

Even as I type this, it’s gray and dreary outside, and an icy rain is falling making travel on these back country roads difficult.  I had a massage client scheduled this afternoon, but any way off this hill requires me to go down a steep and winding road, sometimes unpaved and one-lane.  There is one…

a promise made new

Summer solstice is here, the sun’s energy is at its peak, and the herbs are back!  Now that the greenhouse is cleaned out (we had a successful first season selling plants!), I can focus more on what’s growing outside.  It’s finally time to start harvesting things as they come into season, and I can hardly…

what greens may come

Well, we made it.  Through squall and storm and biting wind.  Even though the lion of March can still rear its feral head, I always feel a great sigh of relief once February is on the books.  I’ve been feeling the shift underfoot and in the air over the past couple of weeks- the kind…