Update: Hugelkultur on a Micro-Farm

Christmas is one week from today… but I’m still digging in dirt! Ever since the end of our CSA season I’ve been planning to double the size of our garden for 2013. The initial plan was to tackle this in the spring with a day full of volunteer help and free food! But then I learned about a new-to-me gardening method that requires a significant amount of fall preparation to be ready by spring – hugelkultur. Hugelkultur is a German […]

What is Sustainable Living?

In January of this year I wrote Our Story and mentioned that I would eventually share with you why we believe a micro-farm provides health (sustainability) not only for our family but also for the community. Since that time, I’ve used the term sustainable living several times. Now that the main growing season is over and my focus is turning to more of the non-gardening aspects of the farm, this seems like a good time to share those thoughts with […]

Win a $50 Gift Card to Food Dance!

  I’ve got great news for our Facebook fans! We love local and we love Food Dance. (Who doesn’t?!) Their food is amazing and, to be honest, we’re kinda partial to their passion for supporting local farms. That’s why we’ve partnered with the generous folks at Food Dance to bring you this awesome opportunity to win $50 for a fabulous meal on us! And just in time for the holidays! Wouldn’t this be a great gift for someone special on […]