Why now?

I’ve been asked why in the world I’m taking on this huge garden right now. I’m in the middle of building a house, after all. ¬†And when I say that, I mean that I’m drawing the plans with a pencil, arranging all the sub-contractors and financing, and digging out my safety goggles for all the … Continue reading Why now?

The Long Game

Much of gardening feels experimental. Especially annual vegetables. Who knows whether this will be the year we get adequate rain and sun to have a bumper crop of tomatoes? Or maybe this year the squash bugs will strike again, and all that lovely winter squash will be just another wistful dream. And then there are … Continue reading The Long Game