pea shoots and buttercups

pea shoots and buttercups

Even at fifty-one years old, the first day of summer vacation is so exciting. I’m not sure what it is about my personality but schedules, commitments, lists and appointments leave me feeling panicked and confined. Summer at the farm means happy, happy freedom… … Continue reading

as solid as rock

as solid as rock

And so begins another summer of good old-fashioned quality ‘Hooton family time’. When the girls were little, Ralph and I thought that it was important that our daughters understood the meaning of ‘hard work’ and how many hands could make light work. Ralph … Continue reading