While stepping on carefully placed stones on an errand in the garden of my hours, my eyes scour either side of the path

While stepping on carefully placed stones on an errand in the garden of my hours, my eyes scour either side of the path

It would be nice if I could smile sweetly, or tilt to one hip, or whisper promises to this pile of dirt to get itself in the bed of the garden cart, and then remove itself again onto my strawberry bed...

Berries Forever

I once read a description of the landscape before New York City was an idea. I don't remember the source or the author, but have always remembered the description of strawberry fields. The author claimed that Manhattan could have been described as strawberry fields forever. That sounds like paradise to me. Maybe I would move... Continue Reading →

Soon, very soon, it will be time for the first harvest of 2016, Strawberries!

Onion chives, green tomatoes, jalapeños,tarragon, strawberries, dried jalapeño and banana peppers, banana peppers, poblano peppers, bell peppers, fresh figs on the kitchen counter.

Onion chives, green tomatoes, jalapeños,tarragon, strawberries, dried jalapeño and banana peppers, banana peppers, poblano peppers, bell peppers, fresh figs on the kitchen counter.

Spring Flowers

Food comes from flowers, reason enough to love them. It is no superficial relationship that we have with these beauties. But beauty helps doesn't it?

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