Inside The Shed

Inside The Shed

Today, we are going to take a little tour of the inside of our garden shed, it’s one of my very favorite places! The shed is actually very spacious so it has lots of room for both storage and working. Along most of the back wall, there was a slanted area for the...
Our Garden Shed

Our Garden Shed

During this time of isolation due to the coronavirus, we’ve been so thankful for the farm and all of its beauty, chores and space! We’ve also been thankful that it is spring and for beautiful days. I’ve been inspired to get out into the garden and...
Making (and celebrating) Maple Syrup

Making (and celebrating) Maple Syrup

Three years ago, we decided to try our hand at making maple syrup. We have two rows of sugar maple trees that were clearly planted – perhaps originally intended as a nursery rows as they are in straight lines and very close together. Of course, not really...
Resolutions For The Garden in 2020

Resolutions For The Garden in 2020

    Happy New Year friends! The seed catalogues have been showing up in my mailbox on a daily basis which has spurred on my planning for the garden this year. While we grow flowers to sell in our field, we also have a rather large vegetable and flower...
Christmas on the Farm

Christmas on the Farm

I can hardly believe that Christmas has come and gone! I hope that however you celebrate, it was magical and special in your home. While it felt like the season was here and gone so quickly, there is always more I’d like to do, we managed to fully enjoy the...
The Essential WorkShirt

The Essential WorkShirt

I”m a firm believer in having the right clothes for the job and this extends into the work I do in the garden and on the farm.  While it might seem like working in the garden would call for puttng on my dirtiest and oldest clothes, I”ve found that I much...
Dahlias

Dahlias

We had a bit of a rocky start with the dahlias this year but, in the end, most of them performed beautifully even if their stems weren’t always as long as I would liked. The biggest problem was that the insects seemed to enjoy eating the petals as much as we...
Summer’s Flowers

Summer’s Flowers

My apologies for having not posted in so long!  The summer is, of course, a busy time with the flowers and I just didn’t get out and take as many pictures as I would have liked.  Now that the nights have gotten cooler, the flowers are starting to fade....
Beauty In the Garden

Beauty In the Garden

The flower field and the garden have finally exploded into beautiful colors, textures and delicious foods! Like any year, we’ve had successes and a few failures too. While we were on an early vacation, the heat here became intense with little for rainfall so we...
In The Garden

In The Garden

The garden has really started to take off!  We’ve had perfect growing conditions thus far with beautiful, sunny days and a nice amount of rain that has allowed us to not have to haul the hose all around the lawn, garden and field.  It’s been a gift!...