March. What’s new on the farm?

What a month !! We had several snow storms and freezing rain earlier this month, as mentioned in our article How March Roared In! Then spring started to show up : rain came and melted the snow. We could see the grass ( not green yet but still, grass) in the fields! We finally started…

From naked to now

Originally posted on Strawberries in the Desert:
The past week has seen soft rain, filtered sunlight and quiet enjoyment. Yes, quiet. Birds instead of building work. What a waste to have filled the minutes leading up to this week with dread of what it might hold.  The unexpected reprieve has brought crimson rosellas and wood…

Party Planning, The Perfect Present!

Today we wanted to offer a few more suggestions that could help you to add the final touches to an upcoming event. In addition to the ideas and products we shared with you in our post Party Planning, Fabulous Favours, we do also stock a selection of products that would make wonderful presents for everything…

March, Neither Winter Nor Spring

Originally posted on thehopefulherbalist:
Suddenly it’s March, the setting sun lights up the snowy mountains, a North wind blows and the garden shivers. Days grow longer if not warmer; the setting sun wreaths the island in ribbons of red and orange. Wrapped in several layers and making the most of recent dry weather, the increasing piles of…

How March Roared In!

Last week presented us with a variety pack of bad weather conditions! Most were exceptional and we couldn’t resist sharing. These were taken at the start of the storm beginning of the week, This is what it looked like the next day, Checkout the large ice sheets in the fields! a giant’s ice rink! And…

And The Winner Is!? ….

At midnight on the 29th our spring themed giveaway hosted by the wonderful Aimee of Inside Aimee’s Victorian Armoire closed, and on Wednesday the 2nd the winner was announced on Aimee’s blog. Now it is our turn! Our gorgeous (if we do say so ourselves) box of spring and Easter themed products was won by…