Isabelle’s Garden Notes, … August!

The month of August has been good to our garden. As you can see, everything is green! We do not lack water this year for sure !! The most impressive are my pumpkin and zucchini plants. My pumpkin plants are even climbing the fence and we will have dozens of red pumpkins (Cinderella types) in…

Isabelle’s Garden Notes: July!

In the last month we have had so much rain and sun that the plants grew, grew  and grew!! I have not yet needed to water our garden: nature does it by itself !! What a change from last year. Here is an overview of the garden. In our tub you can see the Fava…

Farm Stories: Organic Fields of Mint

Mint!  It is a  popular fragrance, we find it in a variety of products and while a lot of people are familiar with its fresh scent, it has many different associations.  I prefer peppermint to spearmint fresh and dried.  I like adding it to tub teas, dream pillows and potpourri.  (A  note, Kitchen Potpourri is…