Lately, wildflowers sprout in Piper’s butterfly garden.  Baby lettuces form their first true leaves in a raised bed.  A plot of earth surrounded by bricks waits to be tended and made ready for seeds of all sorts: radish, eggplant, watermelon, sunflower.  Carrots, tomatoes, beets, and peas.  Sweet sugar snap peas. Inside, Rowan pulls himself along… Continue reading Lately


February farmer’s market finds

The result of an early morning at the market.  Brussels sprouts, Florida oyster mushrooms, garlic, basil, and a mango from Miriam.  Baby beets, Swiss chard, green onions, and green leaf lettuce from Deb.  Strawberries, blueberries, and heirloom tomatoes from vendors we’ve just met.  Pumpkin spice Kombucha from Kevin, eggs from Alecia, and “dud” loaves of… Continue reading February farmer’s market finds