Earth and Wood

Constructing my raised beds for vegetables and getting rid of the grass in my yard by sheet mulching is reminding me of how important two things are in our world — the soil and the trees that grow from it. My raised beds are made of trees. The paper and cardboard I’m laying down as…

Fortunate Thanksgiving

I feel the need to begin this blog by recognizing how lucky I am to have a home of my own, where I can grow a substantial garden of fruits and vegetables, and perhaps eventually keep a few livestock for eggs and milk.