Farm Personalities: Meet Sparkle

Farm Personalities: Meet Sparkle

If you have been to my house, chances are you have met Thomas (the Barred rock hen) and Lazarus (the White Leghorn, who also surprised us as a hen), but there is a new personality emerging- and she’s quite the catch! Meet...
Free Last Minute Frost Solution

Free Last Minute Frost Solution

Already planted your summer garden? And now the forecast calls for frost???? Have no fear! Try my last minute frost solution- its FREE! First, lets go to the recycling bin or trash can. Grab as many milk jugs, juice/soda bottles or...
My big huge garden

My big huge garden

Well, it’s officially that time of year. We have the garden started, and I’m not looking back. I have so much to share about our new HUGE garden. When we moved to the farm last fall, I had dreams of this garden, but I...
My new salad obsession

My new salad obsession

The temperatures have finally dropped enough to get nice tender salad greens again. My current obsession is a spinach mix with blue cheese and whatever I can find in the crisper. Many of my friends know that I’m just not a...
Crop Share 7-24-11

Crop Share 7-24-11

Be jealous. This week was amazing. I could have gone home with more tomatoes, but my schedule won’t accommodate a bunch of canning this week. I’m looking forward to eating this gorgeous harvest....
CSA harvest 6-10-12

CSA harvest 6-10-12

Here’s the harvest for the week: Golden wheat braid bread Corn Peaches Rainbow Swiss chard Basil Red, Yellow and Purple peppers Radishes Beets Sweet yellow cherry tomatoes Cucumbers Green beans Head lettuce Tomatoes (gobs and gobs,...