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Somebody’s Got a Case of the Julys!

Somebody’s Got a Case of the Julys!

Happy Eclipse Day! It’s Monday, the sun’s out (when not hiding behind the moon) and I finally feel like things on the farm are starting to come under control. The severe lack of rain made this such a terribly tough first year on my own […]

Summer in Washington: Winter is Coming (Never Forget)

Summer in Washington: Winter is Coming (Never Forget)

In the height of summer, there are those here who remember the winters and those who don’t. ┬áMy facebook feed is blowing up with pictures of sunscreen-slathered babies splashing the Hood Canal, smiling faces around a campfire surrounded by towering evergreens, and picnics where watermelon-heavy […]

Farm Updates!

Farm Updates!

Good morning! Since the farm is going down this year (even if my half of the garden IS still under water…) I will be running a wordpress page specifically with farm updates, C.S.A. and market information, and posts about whatever amazing vegetable or recipe strikes […]

Heart of Gold Farm is Off the Ground!

Heart of Gold Farm is Off the Ground!

And just like that, I am a farmer again! I put the word out a few months back to see if anyone knew anyone who wanted their unused pasture or lot to be the future site of Heart of Gold Farms, and at the beginning […]