Five years. That’s how long ago we purchased the property for Reverie Retreat. If you had told us in 2012 how complicated it would be, and how long it would take, we most likely wouldn’t have done it. It’s probably best that we didn’t know. And yet, here we are,
This year my garden has been a bit of a disappointment. Partially my own doing, but not completely. I always get excited when I order seeds for different kinds of peppers and tomatoes back in February, imagining everything I will do with them once they ripen later in the summer.
As some of you know and have seen we are fortunate to have a lot of water on our property.One of the best things is the “irrigation ditch” in which we have the rubber ducky race. But when we are not duck racing we use the ditch water for irrigating
We just had our friends and family weekend and it was as always a blast. It was a packed weekend full of AMAZING food, great drinks and lots of good conversations, yet perhaps most important, the chance to enjoy the peace and quiet and the mountain air.
One evening over dinner we started talking about how hard it would be to move back to the city if we would ever need to. The peace and quiet, the stunning view from just about anywhere and anytime on the property and being able to eat outside (lunch and
This is the time of year when the garden is producing like crazy. It’s hard to keep up! I always want several varieties of each summer vegetable, but several varieties means several plants, and at this time of year, that can mean that our garden is producing way more than