Tag: garden

Romina in front of stone wall

Tending The Garden You Have

I have a special property. It’s close to the village and a mile in from the sea. The house sits on a hill and the 2 and half acres slopes from dry to wet, from woodland to road. Its open lawn centre curves between salmonberry stands and sour cherry trees, and the property ascends into a thin border of fir… Read more →


Mother Nature Waits For No One

Well I’m a farmer, so in the spring it’s all about being outside – preparing, planting, and pruning, cultivating, cutting and clipping – basically doing my imagination and stomach’s bidding. Sometimes I think I might like to be inside, out of the sun and on my ass, my hair kept free of debris and my fingernails clear of dirt. But… Read more →