These are the colors of fall for me now. A while back, my husband wrote a really good piece for Front Porch Republic about planting fruit trees even when you don’t know if you’ll get to reap the rewards of your labor. Yes, this did have a basis in real life, as we had just […]
Here’s a post I wrote over 2 years ago, and today feel compelled to share, unedited. I still feel much the same, even though some of the specifics are different now. (Pictures are more recent.) It’s a small life. Days are long sometimes, yet there is so little time . . . but lots happens […]
Things have come up nicely. This is our 4th year of growing edibles (2nd year of raised beds and not just pots), and work and patience are starting to pay off! So far we have radishes, arugula, 2 kales, some scattered peas for snacking on, and lots of herbs. It’s enough for now. Besides that, […]
Bake. Love. Dream. Wait. Melt. Eat. Revive, refresh. Learn. Make! Apprentice/coerce. Thank the Maker.
Well, I haven’t been here in a while. Hello again. A few big things have happened. (Or maybe only one; I’ve lost track.) About the time I last wrote here, we were beginning the tenderest journey.We welcomed our son in early March of this year, and it’s been a blur. Things are pretty crazy and […]
Life right now is full of green things, rain and thunder, cool breezes and open windows, sun sometimes, lots of obligations, and equal amounts of joy and stress in doing all the things I do. Between working with clay and planting things whenever I can, my fingernails are never clean. I like it that way. […]