Saturday, August 20, 2016

In almost every garden, the land is made better and so is the gardener. ~Robert Rodale (1930–1990) Looking forward to a productive day canning tomatoes. It's going to be a hot one--one of the hottest of this summer--so I'm thankful for air conditioning. I hope you check out today's featured blog. I started the One

Friday, August 19, 2016

"Look!  Nature is overflowing with the grandeur of God!" ~ John Muir Yesterday, I shared a simple image of a flower from an onion I had deliberately let go to seed. Today I'm getting up close with that same flower. Isn't it unique? Kind of space-like? Or maybe reminiscent of an undersea coral? What does it

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

“The single greatest lesson the garden teaches is that our relationship to the planet need not be zero-sum, and that as long as the sun still shines and people still can plan and plant, think and do, we can, if we bother to try, find ways to provide for ourselves without diminishing the world. ”

Sunday, August 14, 2016

“To see a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.” ~ William Blake, Auguries of Innocence Weary this morning after a marathon canning day yesterday. My (not so old) man returned from the sea with a