The Lessons Are Everywhere!

Back to school.  Those three words conjure up an image or feeling whether you’re about to get back at it or if it’s a distant memory.  For most of us, it’s not a neutral reaction. The four members of my family–two high school girls, my husband and myself–all process “back to school” very differently. This summer, for the first time… Read more →

King of the Compost

Our black lab/beagle (listen to his whoo-hoo!) mix, Zoni, is not only our family’s trusted, much loved companion, he is our four legged farm manager as well. Zoni smells everything coming and going from our compost heap, feels it heating up and wonders “what’s in there for me?” Nothing. But it’s a valued job and someone has to do it! Read more →