This year as we started seeds for the garden, Dorene Pasekoff of Hill Creek Farm introduced me to Truelove Seeds, Owen Taylor's seed keeping labor of love in Philly, where "The story is in the seed."
These photos capture my garden in summer, a busy season of new discoveries, new questions, and new rewards.
Counterintuitively, harsh pruning of coffee trees keeps them strong and blooming. Gardening is not for sissies. 😉
An abundance of wildlife is one of the many charms--and challenges!--of living in Western Pennsylvania.
A handful of blueberries are the first fruits from our backyard garden