Expand Your Food Base. Add Variety…Improve Health…Advance Sustainability…Restore the Environment There are few things I enjoy more than walking down to the gardens edge to pick a fresh snack or gather a few fruits to place in the refrigerator to … Continue reading
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
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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
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“You must trust your subconscious and the unknown sources it can tap into” Mark Ryden Surrealist art as social commentary can be absurd to the point of humerous or. . . confusing. This artists bio reads ” a subtle disquiet … Continue reading
Where We Live – in a Tipi “Lets not argue about it anymore OK?” “Maybe something will still come up.” “No, I have tried everything, it’s no use.” “But” “No, we have no meat left, there is no … Continue reading