farm ramblings

august in the garden......

Posted by Stephinie Miner on

august in the garden......

  

In between baskets full of harvesting and weeding and preserving food - we're making mental and physical notes of what worked and what didn't. What we need less of or more of next year. It's our first year over of having a garden this size and we've learned a lot about the specific pros and cons to growing food + medicine in this space. I suppose every year will bring knowledge with it, but this first year has seemed especially full of it.

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grow, harvest, dream.......

Posted by Stephinie Miner on

grow, harvest, dream.......

 

A whole lot of wild, a little path, and my basket full of medicine......

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a few recent happenings....

Posted by Stephinie Miner on

a few recent happenings....

 

Spring was a whirlwind of events here on the farm.....

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community and tramp roaches......

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community and tramp roaches......

 

Our winter farmer’s market slows down quite a bit. The gift of this slower pace - and being in closer quarters indoors - is the chance to shoot the breeze with other vendors. There was a lot of sharing and a lot of joking. Once, a lone brussels sprout.......

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gypsyforest granola

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gypsyforest granola

  

Several years ago, I had a blog called Gypsy Forest. I was a young mama, newly homeschooling my little tribe of four kiddos. We were moving often for Joe's job and blogging was a way to connect with other like-minded mamas over parenting, food, and craft projects......

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