Lemon Balm Tea

Lemon Balm Tea

The calming impact of the Lemon Balm infused with cleansing juice of lemon, unite in a refreshing, health building hydration duo. Recipe: Brew a strong batch of Lemon Balm tea. If you have fresh sprigs, the  flavors strengthen when leaves are dehydrated, however, packets of […]

Field Grown Baby’s Breath

Field Grown Baby’s Breath

One look at field grown Baby’s Breath……you see how the euphoric name emerged. Fragile buds appear to be floating …… hovering over the bouquet. The variety of seed we use exemplifies this angelic appearance. Baby’s Breath is a magical bloom that is a fabulous filler […]

The Unpretentious Flower

The Unpretentious Flower

“The rose has but a summer reign, The daisy never dies” – James Montgomery, The Daisy Meet the unpretentious flower of a garden, the Daisy. When one glances at its sweet petals, one will view a bubbly, outgoing, and welcoming bloom. The flower is seen […]

Taking Back Control

Taking Back Control

This week we decided to take back control of the flower field! We didn’t have terribly ugly foes, nonetheless, we still considered them aggressors! The Bells of Ireland and Bachelor Buttons went to seed and were dominating the other flowers. Though they are lovely flowers, […]

DIY Olive and Eucalyptus Branch Garland

DIY Olive and Eucalyptus Branch Garland

Building a breath taking olive branch garland is as simple as can be! All you need are a few supplies, and a stockpile of olive branches! The one I made above was about 14 feet long, and I added some eucalyptus branches to extend the […]

Oat-Sunflower Seed Bread

Oat-Sunflower Seed Bread

Bread notes: The bread machine is a modern marvel. Every kitchen should have one, the instructions are for using the bread machine, but can be modified for hand baking. While the joys of hand kneading dough are incomparable, time is a major factor in our […]

A Tractor and a Dress

A Tractor and a Dress

A post from September 21, 2014.  A few weeks ago, my fiancé and I had an engagement photo shoot. Our fantastic photographer, Tyson Baker, managed to take beautiful shots of the two most unphotogenic people in history. (No matter how hard I try, it’s hard […]

Johnny’s Seeds Herb Disk Collection

Johnny’s Seeds Herb Disk Collection

New product trial; Johnny’s Seeds Herb Disk Collection. Each disc has herb seeds of your choice strategically placed on a cloth like disc. The disks can be purchased separately or with the proper size pot here. They offer: Cilantro/Coriander Chives Parsley Thyme Genovese Compact Improved […]

Purple Salad

Purple Salad

The strategy to get family to eat more salad is a variety of choices. If there are cold salads ready to go…they are simple to top off green salads with various favors, colors and textures. This is one of Nancy Jane’s favorites, if this was […]

The Best Antidepressant

The Best Antidepressant

A post by Mother Judith from 2014 The women at Gray’s farms grow gardens and orchards—–some work great, some can get out of hand in mid-summer—–but as any gardener knows there is always next year. We try to keep our gardens on our farm chemical […]