Category Archives: Gardening

Planning for Post Fire Cleanup and Looking Ahead in General

The sun is getting stronger.  It was cold yesterday, but we’ve had enough melting so that we could get a better look at what was left after the fire and to see what how far the fire actually extended from … Continue reading

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Garden Planning and Some Winter Chores

January is a slow time of the year for us at the farm.  Fortunately, there aren’t many pressing tasks either.  We’ve been working on burning the pile of willow wood from the tree that fell in June 2011.  Yesterday, we … Continue reading

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2012 Wrap Up, Looking Forward to 2013 and Beyond

2012 is the year I almost killed the blog.  On my fourth and last post of the year, we were looking forward to a great year of gardening.  Things went well early on.  I remember scraping lots of mud off … Continue reading

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Mid-April Update, Runaway Spring

We didn’t have much of a winter this year.  Spring showed up early, fast and really hot for a while before getting a little normal.  We didn’t have much snow this year and then we had a week in March … Continue reading

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A Pair of Salads, Summer into Fall

We haven’t seen a hard frost yet, so we still have tomatoes, but it’s also late enough in the year to have ripe pears from our orchard.  Last night, knowing that D. does not love the pears as I do, … Continue reading

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Summer Vegetable Frittata for One

Home alone with a vacation day, I decided to forgo my usual yogurt breakfast in favor of a frittata for one.  It doesn’t hurt at all that we have tomatoes beginning coming on in larger numbers and that we are … Continue reading

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Dinner on the fly on CSA Wednesday

Apologies for no pictures, but I was working on a different little project before dinner.  On alternate Wednesdays, we never know what we’re going to have for dinner.  Not exactly.  We get our vegetable share from Primrose Community Farm on … Continue reading

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