Honey Harvest: Gifts of Gold and Wonder

Honey Harvest: Gifts of Gold and Wonder {9}

An Unexpected Honey Harvest Last Saturday, on a dreamy afternoon pulled from the canvas of a Maxfield Parrish painting, my friends Sam, Dom, Angie, Lucy and Isabel paid a visit. Fresh from their cheese-making class just down the road at neighbor Kelsey’s place, my intrepid and spirited adventurers joined me on the lawn and shared(…)

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Ever Eat a Maple Blossom?

Ever Eat a Maple Blossom? {8}

Maple Blossoms Fried, Frittered and Served When I was a kid, Euell Gibbons was a household name. Known by many as the Father of Modern Wild Foods, Mr. Gibbons rocketed to prominence after becoming a spokesman for Grape Nuts cereal. His most memorable line, “Have you ever eaten a pine tree?” stuck with me for years. And(…)

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Orchard Tip: When Ants Attack Fruit Trees

Orchard Tip: When Ants Attack Fruit Trees {20}

I’ve always kept a healthy distance from ants. The notion of strength in numbers is not lost on me. If the Lilliputians could secure one colossal Gulliver, I fear a robust colony of wee ants could serve up a napping Neanderthal like me quite handily given the chance. My wariness of ants came at an early(…)

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Room Makeover: Sleeping Porch to Orderly Office

Room Makeover: Sleeping Porch to Orderly Office {23}

Confession: I’m no neatnik. Oh, you guessed as much?  Dang. I apparently posted one too many photographs exposing my penchant for clutter and collecting. Now that things are out in the open (piled, stacked, strewn and amassed in the open) I will share with you my recent effort to restore order to the porch. Once(…)

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