Focus, young lady!

Mornings are a busy time around our household.  Buzzing around the house, I walked past this beautiful bouquet that comes directly from the fields of our Urban Farm just outside the door.  Pretty gorgeous right?! However, I buzzed past them many times, not even talking a moment to appreciate their vibrant color and simple beauty.Continue reading “Focus, young lady!”

Quote Challenge #2: The Energy of Art

“I believe in the energy of art, and through the use of that energy, the artist’s ability to transform his or her life and, by example, the lives of others.”                                                   Continue reading “Quote Challenge #2: The Energy of Art”

Turnips, Carrots, Potatoes, oh my!

The summer harvest season is upon us, and many of us are looking at our CSA boxes (Community-Supported-Agriculture produce  boxes) and wondering what to do with all of the wonderful veggies found there. Well, look no further, as I have a recipe for you!  I tried this one out at the Kitchen (part of 2ndContinue reading “Turnips, Carrots, Potatoes, oh my!”

Eat your turnips!

Most Fridays, I try to volunteer at the urban farm where I am lucky to reside at in the lovely Spokane, Washington called Urban Eden Farm. In exchange, I get lovely fresh produce, and it has pushed me to explore new recipes and new ways of thinking about certain veggies that were new to meContinue reading “Eat your turnips!”

Week 4: Ingrid Hannan

52  Faces Project A sketch in my Moleskine planner of an inspiring face , once a week, every week, in 2016. Who? Ingrid Hannan What? Friend, urban farmer at Urban Eden Farm, creative soul,  outdoor-lover, world traveler, and incredible community member.

Inspiring R*E*C*I*P*E*S: Cucumber-Basil Limeade Popsicles

It gets steamy hot here in the Inland Northwest, and what better way to cool off than with a tasty treat using farm fresh produce? We had this as a sweet treat for CSA (community-supported-agriculture) members who came to our home at Urban Eden Farm yesterday to pick up their share of fresh goodies fromContinue reading “Inspiring R*E*C*I*P*E*S: Cucumber-Basil Limeade Popsicles”