Art & Agriculture- Jonathan LevittRead more
I was immediately pulled in by the photography of Jonathan Levitt. I was griped equally by their power and beauty. Its worth noting his educational background in journalism, sustainable agriculture and gastronomy. Enjoy. All photos by Jonathan Levitt.
Friends in Boots- Forks FarmRead more
Today I’m thrilled to share the beauty and bounty of Forks Farm. Forks Farm is nestled in the hills of Northern Pennsylvania. Although the setting is calm and tranquil- the farm is nothing but bustle. Forks Farm produces pastured poultry, grass fed beef and lamb and woodlot pork. They host a bountiful market where local
Kate’s Kitchen- Homemade PizzaRead more
I find bliss in the kitchen- particularly when working on something simple and a tad creative. No need to run- I think you can too. I am all about simple. 1. 2. 3.- ta da! Friday nights are pizza nights around here. Here’s how I make homemade pizza (recipe makes 2 pizzas)… 1. Mix 2. Let Rise (and read a
Art & Agriculture- Carrie MarillRead more
Over at Gatski Metal we are fond of our little saying, “We use simple hand tools to honor the enduring traditions of art and agriculture.” There is something profound about the role of agriculture in art. For us, it’s an instinct thing- not an intellectual thing. Yes! I love that. By golly- it’s a farm. Not to be too simplistic-
Friends in Boots – Wild For SalmonRead more
Welcome to the first installment of Friends In Boots! You must be up to something when you’re wearing barn boots, right? Farming, fishing, making cheese or maybe just standing around talking. Whatever the case, there’s a story to tell. First boots, friends and neighbors… Steve and Jenn Kurian of Wild For Salmon. This past weekend we got together with Steve
All New Garden Markers Made with Old Silver SpoonsRead more
Yesterday I was hinting around about gardens…. it must be the approach of another big winter snow storm that has me all stirred up. Or… maybe it’s because over at Gatski Metal we’re busy bees preparing for the Buyers Market of American Craft Show this weekend. Either way- I seem to have a lot of extra zip .
Spring Will Come.Read more
It’s nice to have a few distractions this time of year. Something to remind us that, “spring will come.” An image perhaps or a good seed catalog – I enjoy the Fedco Catalog. Winter garden dreams are fantastic. Anything is possible…. Photo courtesy of Tom Curtis. Indeed! It is possible. Get started with some
Our Cup of TeaRead more
A cup of tea is a chance for a fresh moment. Sip. Pause. Begin again. It is a wee little chance to start anew. We drink alot of tea. We’re big on “new”- not in a mall shopping kind of way but in an keep it creative kind of way. Speaking of keeping it new,