Farm, Garden & Herbs


Summer - please don't be so busy

Summer - please don't be so busy

Uncertainty, deadlines, plain old hard work, and financial stress exist no matter what path I take. So why not have a memorable experience while going through these realities.

The late summer season

The late summer season

All the news from late summer; homeschooling, adventures, family, gardening, and personal projects.

Five minute fix to my biggest problems

Five minute fix to my biggest problems

I have desires, dreams, and goals - for writing, blogging, and gardening. But progress in those areas seems to be moving like molasses in this season.

Summer Stories ~ City flowers

Summer Stories ~ City flowers

Montreal is a city of gardens.

A garden to be

A garden to be

I feel our yard space, front and back, are just the right size for how we want to spend our time at this stage of family life; enough space for me to grow lots of beauty, but not too much space that we have to spend a lot of time ...

The Spring Shift

The Spring Shift

We had a string of sunny days last week and the season shifted, irrevocably, into spring.

Already laid bare

Already laid bare

I am ready for a time of simple beauty, of finding refuge in coziness and warmth, finding refuge period.