The Season of New LIfe


Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life. Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring.    William Alexander…

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Why Are Your Eggs So Damn Expensive?


Some one recently asked me “Why are free range eggs are so damn expensive? At first I was offended, then I was confused by the question. Then I actually had to laugh. How could a measly 33 cent egg be such an emotional issue and the financial scorn of this…

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Naturally Dyeing Eggs


I saw this article Fox News publish in 2013 and thought I’d share it with you. There are all kinds of info on dyeing naturally, so I’m sure you can find other dye created from natural ingredients so have fun. By the way, the eggs we did this year are…

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The Lowly Crock Pot


For years we have relegated the lowly crock pot to the back of the pantry or to the bottom shelf in the basement. We pull it out when it’s time time make stew or cook an OLD rooster or hen, maybe we’ll cart it our for a pot roast from a…

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Poly-Cultural Farming?

Someone asked me a while back why we started Gardens Spot Farms. I gave the usual answers, Oh it was something different to do. We wanted to eat better because wanted to feel better and I found the concept of poly-cultural farming interesting. I just threw it out there when…

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