October 22nd 2018 — The Woodstove

The Woodstove   I look at the calendar and think November 1st is the perfect day to start using the woodstove.  That gives us an October of Indian Summer weather to cut, split and stack a winter’s worth of wood, and on the 31st the kids can go trick or treating without having to wear… Continue reading October 22nd 2018 — The Woodstove


October 15th 2018 — Fall Festival

Fall Fest We had a great day Saturday celebrating the first anniversary of our farm shop.  The kids loved the sheep and asked great questions about spinning and weaving. Cheryl’s shawls were beautiful and if my winter coat would have gone with the aubergine/slate one it would have stayed with me. Dawn’s barn quilts look… Continue reading October 15th 2018 — Fall Festival

September 10th, 2018 – Seasonal Cooking

Seasonal Cooking For me seasonal cooking encompasses more than what’s growing in the garden.  It also takes the outside temperature into account. Earlier this week when it was in the high 80’s that meant no cooking at all.  I made Italian Salad, a fancy jello salad and we cooked burgers and brotts on the grill… Continue reading September 10th, 2018 – Seasonal Cooking