Tag: Blackberries

Life on the Farm

Life on the Farm: Vol. 16

Well things certainly are chugging along around here, and harvest season is in full swing. The blueberries are all done being hand picked, we’re well into machine picking, and we’ve all started to get a bit of that glazed over look from lack of sleep and excess of work to […]

Life on the Farm

Life on the Farm: Vol. 15

Well, it’s finally that time of year! The berry harvest has begun and things are up and running on the farm! We’ve got a whole mess of pickers out in the fields doing their thing, and the crates of berries are rolling in one by one. Taylor told me that […]

Life on the Farm

Life on the Farm: Vol. 6

As the weather has warmed up and we’ve transitioned out of our newborn haze into somewhat of a daily routine, I’ve been thinking a lot about farm life. Last summer was pretty insane, weeks on end of 70 hour weeks, no days off and unbearable heat.Β Once harvest finally ended, it […]

Life on the Farm

Life on the Farm: Vol. 4

I had a conversation a couple weeks ago about romanticism. A friend posed the question, “Do you think growing up with your head in a book hindered your ability to appreciate real life?” And though at first I could easily come up with a laundry list of situations where my […]