Why Bother With A Garden? A reminder of sufficiency

It’s my fourthย year gardening now. I’m starting to recognize the cycles. Aroundย late spring each year, I hit the turning point between “feast and famine.” For weeks, I sow seeds, buy transplants, coax the little guys to grow, and all of the sudden, everything is ready to go.ย I gather my first basket of greens and look … Continue reading Why Bother With A Garden? A reminder of sufficiency

The dream

It doesn’t take much. But I am so thrilled to finally have a garden. I chose the header for this blog FIVE years ago. The archetype of the vegetable garden was in my mind, but I haven’t even had a successful houseplant in that time. And now, in 2012, hubs and I have a community … Continue reading The dream