Posts tagged as: seasonal

Spring Things [2018]

June 17th, 2018 - posted under: The Farm » Family

Spring is for adventure! When I began the draft of this post, I titled it “Spring Things [2017]“, and I worked on it for weeks, returning to it, adding a bit here and there (that’s how I tend to blog these days) before I realized that it’s not actually 2017 anymore. I almost published it [...]

Oh, How I Heart Autumn! [2017]

November 19th, 2017 - posted under: Furthermore » Feedback

Autumn vibes. When I was just a wee baby blogger, I wrote a Love Letter to autumn. To quote: “I want to curl up with a strong cup of coffee and write and write and write. I want to put on moody music and map my future on scented stationary. Today I want to pen [...]

A Recipe For Spring: Nasturtium Pesto

April 18th, 2017 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

The inspiration for this recipe came to me rather unexpectedly — from Waits’s teacher! A few Mondays back I was dropping him off at school, and I asked her about her weekend. She told me that she’s made a delicious nasturtium pesto, and I was like “Wait, WHAT??” I love nasturtium flowers and I eat [...]

How To Make Ultra-Nourishing Iced “Meadow Tea” (Our Favorite Refreshing & Nutrient-Rich Summer Drink)

May 3rd, 2016 - posted under: The Food » Recipes

“Ooh mama, can we make Meadow Tea pleeeeease??” Waits squeals at me as we pass our favorite herb stand at the Saturday Farmer’s Market. It’s spring time in California and the plants are just about bursting from his table. I scan the contents looking for the one key . . . and yes! I spy [...]

Five Of My Favorite Products For Fighting Cold And Flu Season

December 17th, 2015 - posted under: Uncategorized

[This article was originally published on 4 November, 2014] It’s official. Cold and flu season is HERE. It’s only just early November and I’ve already been through one cycle of sniffles and sore throats, and it feels like another one might be looming (ahh, life with a preschooler). And all around me it seems like [...]