This is an exciting year for us at our little budding homestead, not only because of the addition of bees, and a baby, but because the pear tree turned five and is now producing a decent show of pears. (Whether they are for us to enjoy, or the squirels is still up for debate, but we’re excited […]
For me, there is no greater time of the year in Minnesota than this fleeting height of summer. When the days start early and the sun shines long. The sun is our heartbeat, keeping us strong and well. Warm on our shoulders, twinkling in our hair, growing kid freckles and garden fruits. OH the garden fruits!
“To be healed, we must come with all the other creatures to the feast of Creation.” – Wendell Berry It has been one week since my dad’s youngest brother died. I have spent that week out of town with extended family. I am home now, but I have not returned. After something of this magnitude, […]