Friday, November 27, 2015

Time, Measured With Leaves

 Sometimes time is measured with stop watches, or clocks.  Sometimes by the position of the sun.  And sometimes around the farm, time is just measured with leaves.








Thursday, October 22, 2015

Planting Garlic

Taking advantage of these unusually warm October days, our WWOOFers, Ambrosia (from Columbia, Missouri) and Nina (from Zurich, Switzerland) plant hundreds of garlic cloves which we will harvest next year.

After a busy day all return home...

You know for certain Autumn has arrived when the leaf dumpers arrive and piles of leaves start piling up.

Friday, August 28, 2015

Pistou Soup Recipe

I decided to make some pistou soup today.  As with so many dishes, the fresher the vegetables the better.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

A Standard Peavey

How might one move pieces of the trunk of a century old sugar maple?  The standard Peavey fits the bill for some.

According to the Peavey Manufacturing Company  (, Joseph Peavey invented the original logging tool in 1857 in Maine, where it is still made today. This Peavey, decades old, still serves remarkably well in the right hands, such as Kingsley's.