Rose-petal syrup and tea yield unexpected results leading to further experiments and discoveries–and some quietly delicious and perfectly pink results.
Fall colors peaked a few days ago. Snow creeps down the mountains as daytime temps rise only into the 50s. The final harvests begin. Yesterday, we dug potatoes. I planted potato bits […]
There’s Food Everywhere!
As a kid, when we drove past a field of cows (which we did often) I’d wonder, “What’s it like to spend your days standing in your food?”
The Harvest Begins
After a rough start (eight inches of snow on June 2nd), the garden is thriving, and it’s harvest time in Alaska.
In the Beginning, There Was A Garden
Today, our main garden has 350 square feet of raised beds. Then there are the strawberry/raspberry beds (probably another 350 square feet), the Million Dollar Flower Bed, Chili’s Flower Bed, and what […]
After the Snow
A few days after the surprise June 2nd snow storm, plants bounce back, and it’s summer business as usual.