My seed orders arrived the other day, making it one of the most exciting days of 2016 so far! Here they are organized by type. I ordered 14 different varieties of tomatoes, this might be a problem.
The other day I noticed that my once beautiful stand of potted Catnip was looking a little thin.
Last night I found out why.......
The past two years the outside cats have never once even looked at the catnip. I guess that has changed this year.
I won't be having catnip tea anytime soon.
It's been a rainy summer.
This is an understatement.
We've have 14 inches of rain at our farm in 25 days.
The sun came out the other day, and I took the opportunity to harvest the bumper crop of parsley that has been growing. One of my favorite ways to store herbs is to freeze them. Freezing herbs retains their fresh flavor, and there is nothing like the flavor of fresh parsley in winter soups and stews.
I picked a huge bunch of parsley, cleaned it, and picked the leaves off the stems.
The seaman tells stories of winds, the ploughman of