Need I say more? Brian and I were enjoying a weekend at the coast when suddenly “a chance of snow” became a “winter storm warning.” It was Superbowl Sunday and we were blissfully out of range of most technology, so naturally such weather updates as well. No one was on the beach! We had the … Continue reading The Week That Began With a Snow Storm and Ended With a Wind Storm
She doesn’t look like much, but wait ’til this summer! This is Violet de Provence, a French heirloom artichoke with a purple flower. I decided to grow this variety because after visiting France this year I am obsessed with all things Provence. You would be too, that place is the closest thing to heaven on … Continue reading Meet the Cast: Violet de Provence
We started getting seeds in the mail the past few weeks. I wasn’t going to buy so many but have you ever looked at a Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds catalog? Those people are masters of marketing, the catalog is excellent just for bed time reading alone. I always end up purchasing way more than I … Continue reading So It Begins!