Apple-Picking Season {a recipe}


It's fall here in the Pacific Northwest. That means last week, we were running through sprinklers in our bathing suits and throwing the doors open to cool down the house, and this morning I'm wearing fuzzy slippers and the heat kicked on. They stutter-start, our seasons here. It will be 70 tomorrow, pouring rain on Sunday and mid-60s Monday … [Read more...]

About Blooming Time


“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” (Anaïs Nin) I wonder sometimes, what it feels like for a plant to flower. If the bud just grows and grows until one day it explodes into a ruffle of color like a surprise. Or if it's like a pimple, where there's so much pressure that it has … [Read more...]