The Blessings of Plumbing

Have you ever thought about what a blessing modern plumbing is? We have been reminded of the importance of this blessing! This week has been a busy one filled with plumbers, excavators, septic pumpers and great big metal snakes. However, we now have the problem fixed, the septic is good for another 5-8 years, the […]

The gardens are in for 2016!!

We have been working diligently getting the gardens ready for our first year in our permanent location. It has been a lot of work (and there is still much to do) but the planting has been done. This year the garden has been planted with:/ We are definitely going to be kept busy this summer […]

Happenings At The Center: May 21, 2016

The past couple of weeks have had us doing some concentrated work on the garden to have it ready for planting this coming week. Mr. Sam has truly outdone himself with his dedication and efforts. What was just an old overgrown fenced area is now shaping up to be an awesome garden to grow wholesome […]

Happenings At The Center: May 6, 2016

The ruffled grouse are thrumming up a storm in the woods. We have been hearing them for most of the Spring and their constant accompaniments is a sure sign of spring. The does have been chasing away last year’s fawns in preparation of having their new babies. The trillium have bloomed in the cool damp […]

Happenings At The Center: April 24, 2016

The beautiful spring weather has given way to a few days of damp weather and rain. The creek has been going through its normal cycle of rising and falling, and the algae has been washed out of the side pools. The water runs freely through the alder grove, cutting new paths as it finds soft […]

Happenings At The Center: April 17, 2016

We have been blessed with some beautiful spring weather and have been doing our best to make good use of it while it lasted. We have been working hard at outside tasks and we are getting ahead of the game. Most of the past week has been involved in removing years old bark mulch from […]

Happenings at the Center: April 11, 2016

As I write this, we are awaiting our delivery of recycled glass – all 15 yards of it. We will be using the class which has been pulverized to less than one-quarter inch and heat treated so that there are no sharp edges. Believe me, I tested it…the recycler uses it on their driveway and […]

Happenings At the Center Dateline April 4, 2016

The big countdown to our Grand Opening for our friends here in the area is on! We’ve been busy busy busy getting things ready. We have had some lovely weather the past few days and have been able to make good use of it. The pond has received quite a bit of attention and we […]