Peanut, Peanut Butter and Jelly

        Nothing is more American than a peanut butter and jelly sandwich!  But why?  What makes it so American?  Within the very large pile of glass jars that I have collected from sheds and garages, a few of them were peanut butter jars, and many of them were jelly/jam jars! The peanut butter... Continue Reading →

What’s On the Docket?

Initially, the number of tasks and amount of work that needed to be done at the farm overwhelmed most of Evergreen Bend Farm's guests.  It was not uncommon to hear, "Burn the whole thing down -- start over!" or  "I wouldn't waste my time on this." Check out what our neighbor, who rents our pasture, had... Continue Reading →

Doors and Paths

Openings and closings, the beginning and the end.  Doors are opportunities and unfortunately they mark finality.  Each door or gate is an entrance, and it is also a barrier.  When you see a door,  you anticipate a passage.  Your mind prepares to go through a portal, moving  from one area to another you look around... Continue Reading →

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