Feeling Enriched, Body, Soul and Mind – Benefits of sharing homegrown and crafted bounty

You know how when kids get so excited about something that they can hardly contain it? They need to bounce and smile ear to ear? That was me this morning…before, during and after the garden share we attended. Our backyard chickens have been very productive the last few weeks with some nice weather and we’ve … Continue reading

AmpleHarvest.org – Connecting Gardeners with Surplus to Food Pantries

Ever have an amazing season or a very fruitful tree? More apples or zucchini than you can eat? Too many eggs from your backyard chickens? A quick stroll around our neighborhood and it is clear to see how you can have too much of a good thing. Trees dripping with oranges, limes and lemons, even … Continue reading

Palo Alto Event: Garden Share – Neighbors swapping food, flowers and herbs from their gardens

I am in love with this concept! Neighbors getting together to swap items they have grown in their gardens! I have seen so many orange, lemon, line and fig trees throughout the year in our neigborhood just dripping with more fruit than the owner could possibly consume. How wonderful to have a place to bring … Continue reading