Cherry season is serious business in Washington and a time to celebrate all things cherry. We love cherry pies, chocolate covered cherries, pickled cherries, drunken cherries, cherry ice cream, dehydrated cherries and so much more.
When going into battle against a rapidly spreading enemy that has you surrounded choosing your weapons carefully is paramount. Spring and summer is definitely the time for birth and rejuvenation on the farm. Unfortunately, that includes the 'birth' of a lot of weeds. Those suckers pop up everywhere!
I set the goal to visit as many meaderies as I could, and also get some shopping done. In retrospect I probably should have arranged the order of these two activities a bit better.
Last weekend we headed down to the meadery for what [...]
Sundays are mead days. Walking into the intoxicatingly sweet mead scented building and breathing deeply I feel a sense of pure joy and excitement settle over me. It's the feeling you get when you are doing what you love.
This is how it all started. Last weekend I was [...]
Some of you are aware that we suffered a terrible [...]
I glanced down and saw the old tag and that it had last been used by my mom and dad. Dad has been gone for 5 years now but just like that he was back with us.
Scape paste, also known as HEAVEN! Morning Ramblings We wake [...]