Garden as though you will live forever.
Ever wanted to be more self-sufficient but have zero skills and no green thumb? Does the idea of vegetable gardening seem overw…
When the crabapples starting dropping off the trees in town I thought to myself – Don’t panic. There is no way that they can be ready. It is two weeks ahead of last year, which was two weeks ahead of the year before. But then the heat set in and there was no doubt. The fruit was ready to ha…..
My years are measured in seasons now, not months or years. Each brings a flurry of activity and opportunity for growth.
Roaming the local pumpkin patch, we find the most perfect bumpy, little pumpkin for our little boy. Around campfires and hay bales, we breathe in the cooling air.
The leaves shift colors and drift down. As much as my two-year-old loves jumping on the bed, he’s never jumped in leaves before. We start with a slow-motion fall, easing our way down with giggles and flailing. After a few ju…