Tag: Spring

Family

The “Itch”

A few years ago, right after I’d moved to the area, a friend of my aunt-in-law’s– who just so happened to be the editor of the local, small-town newspaper— asked if I’d be interested in writing a monthly column. She’d read my blog and thought I might be a good fit. Having just […]

Comfort Food

Spring Cooking

It’s finally spring! And you know what that means…no more root vegetables! Hooray! I’ve been getting so antsy for the farmer’s market to open so I can get my hands on some fresh produce, and in the meantime daydreaming about everything I’m going to make with it once I do. For […]

Garden

Planning a Garden

Between the gorgeous weather, a well-timed gardening post by Amanda, and an unexpected late afternoon nap by Emmett, I found myself inspired Thursday afternoon to head outside and clean up my garden. Oh man, I cannot tell you how good it felt to get my hands in that warm black […]

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. Once harvest finally ended, it […]