Archive for May, 2016

Strawberries!

CSA Newsletter–Week 1

0 by / on May 28, 2016, 8:30 pm / in Newsletters

This is the first spring that Mark and I did most of prepping and planting work ourselves, and we’ve had a whirlwind of a spring! Thanks to apprentices in the past, all the infrastructure was in place, so our work was lighter, if one can ever call prepping and planting 1 1/2 acres in vegetables and fruits light work. But […]

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…May flowers… and bees, peas, and berries

…May flowers… and bees, peas, and berries

0 by / on May 3, 2016, 9:07 pm / in Community, Farming/Gardening, Ponderings

Eden is spending the night tonight and we used the afternoon to plant flowers and bring splashes of color to containers and baskets on the porches. She kept at it longer than I wanted to, but I eventually wooed her away to the hammock for a break. She will take home a pot for her Mama tomorrow, one containing pink […]

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Ranger Cookies

Ranger Cookies

4 by / on May 1, 2016, 9:56 pm / in Farm Home Cooking, Sweet Endings

When we have the time (more accurately when Mark takes the time) we welcome Airbnb guests (and sometimes CSA members) with homemade cookies. Occasionally I make the cookies and when I do, I make up a batch of Double Chocolate Chip from Joy the Baker, my all-time favorite cookie. Double chocolate. With a touch of sea salt sprinkled on the […]

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