Category Archives: garden

Phrankenstein Phaucets

You may remember last summer and the stunning cardboard patio flooring we had…eh? No? Well, no worries. There has been an upgrade. We now have a few pavers and an herb bed instead. As always a garden and its associated … Continue reading

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Tall Tales From The Kitchen

And a recipe. A couple of days ago I went looking around for some “chicken inspiration”. Mostly on Pinterest and a general Google search. I ran across this recipe and it inspired me to create something similar but different in my … Continue reading

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This Week In The Garden

We are shoppin’! In the garden of course. What a pleasure to go out each morning and see what the garden is offering for the day’s meals. Row cover is the only way to go. Not a bug in sight. I … Continue reading

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A Rain Update

… and other Miss Alanie April saw approximately 16 inches of rain at Moonmooring. That’s a bit more than normal. Twelve of that was in the last ten days of April. In the last thirty-six hours we have had another … Continue reading

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Visiting Maranatha Farm

We find ourselves visiting Maranatha Farm near Rover, MO where friends Skip and Mary live and work. This is my first visit – a most peaceful and inspiring garden experience. Thirty years of heart-felt dedication and work by Mary and Skip have made Maranatha … Continue reading

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How I Became a Snake Handler – and finally a garden update

I carried a snake in my hands today. Yep. First time. And then I screamed and did a little dance! It was startling to have that little thing squiggle out of my hands and the loose damp straw I was … Continue reading

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Eager For Summer

Today I temp you with summer food photos. We are still enjoying the early salad makings especially the spring peas, radish, lettuce onions, pak choy and all the fresh herbs but summertime is calling! I will be furiously planting next … Continue reading

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