Field Trip.

This week we were invited to harvest some of the many gorgeous wildflowers out at Tiny Greens/Ananda Lina farm by my friend Dustin. This is great news for everyone: shareholders will receive some variety in their arrangement this week, the Delight garden gets a week of break to nurture new…

Dating the flowers

Every Friday evening for the past few weeks Sam and I meet up around 6 pm. We head out to the garden with our buckets of water and pruning shears to be swooned by the blooms. We harvest bucket after bucket of bright oranges, dreamy pinks, glowing greens and many…

Preperations at the Farm

This past couple of weeks every spare minute has been spent getting the garden ready for this year's flower season. :: rototilling :: planting :: watering (+ watering, watering, watering and more watering!) :: pruning/harvesting :: enjoying ourselves :: basking in blessings

inspiration from afar

I can't help but troll the internet for good flower/gardening ideas. The folks at the Royal Horticulture Society over in Britain have some pretty marvelous flowers and creative ideas for attracting pollinators. Check out this video from last year's flower show. (I'm not able to embed the video directly here,…

Are you ready? I am!

This is the last week to sign up for this year's flower CSA season. The garden's already blooming away. I couldn't help harvest these lovelies in the cool air early this morning. I started just making one arrangement for a healing friend, and then one for the yoga studio, and…

Peonies :: a poem by Mary Oliver

This morning the green fists of the peonies are getting ready to break my heart as the sun rises, as the sun strokes them with his old, buttery fingers and they open — pools of lace, white and pink — and all day the black ants climb over them, boring…