Category Archives: food
Beauty of Bee Hives. Through the ages artists painting scenes of rural life give reference to the association of humans and honey bees. Apiaries and domestic bee keeping can be traced back to the time of the pharaohs in Egypt … Continue reading
In order to see birds it is necessary to become part of the silence – Robert Lynd A book, a chair, a camera and a quiet afternoon in the backyard.
Grow Your Own In the First World War patriotism at home called for planting what were called Liberty Gardens. Beginning in WW I and again in WW II everyday urban citizens were encouraged by the government to grow their own … Continue reading
Following the cycle of life. Re-posted from 10/2011. No matter where you live there are signs of the harvest, festivals, county fairs and blue ribbon pies. Roadside stands with red juicy apples and fresh tangy cider. Now to gather in … Continue reading
Where We Live – in an adobe mud house I have a couple weeks of vacation time coming up in the beginning of July and I plan on going home to The Lower Farm in Ledoux, New Mexico. Ledoux is … Continue reading
Last frost – not quite. This has been a mild winter across much of north America and spring arrived early with record warm temperatures. Eyes have been on the early crocus blooms and the mind has turned to planning for … Continue reading