I believe springtime is when the farm is at its most beautiful. During the summer it's abundant, the fall and winter are cozy and settled and the spring is just glorious. The flowering trees, the spring bulbs, the ever so green grass, it all conspires together to...

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Floral Ice Cubes

As warmer weather arrives we find ourselves craving a drink to enjoy on the patio and what better way to celebrate spring than with a glass of lemonade (or a cocktail!) after a day of working in the garden? A sweet and simple way to elevate your drink of choice is...

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Each Peach Pear Plum

I adore blooming trees. After a bleak winter they do so much to lift my spirits and add such beauty to the landscape that I really can't get enough of them! We've added dogwoods, redbuds and cherries throughout our property, and I can't wait until they grow bigger to...

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Favorite Things #3

It's time for another edition of favorite things in the garden! I've used these wire cloches for years and for a multitude of purposes. They've protected seeds that I wanted to make sure no birds got to, been atop young whips that rabbits have been eyeing and, most...

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Garden Tour- The Cherry Blossoms

Yesterday, Grace, our daughter, and I went on a day trip to see the cherry blossoms while they were in full bloom. This has been on my bucket list for a while and it certainly did not disappoint. I don't suppose this counts as much as a garden tour as it does a little...

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Late Winter

With the exception of a teaser spring last week, it still feels like winter here at the farm. However, there are hints that spring is just around the corner. On my daily walk around the farm, I've noticed that buds on trees are starting to swell and the narcissus is...

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