Dinner at Akesi Farms

Dinner at Akesi Farms

Here is one of our last dinners with fresh items from the greenhouse at the end of October. tomatoes (greenhouse) potatoes (kitchen garden) carrots (traded with a neighbour for them!) lamb (Eagle Creek Farms) mint sauce (herb garden) We live an amazing...
Last greenhouse harvest

Last greenhouse harvest

This was the last harvest out of the greenhouse at the end of October.  Mostly herbs.  We’ll try to keep the rosemary alive in the house over the winter but we probably don’t have a window that gets enough light. All the garden beds in the greenhouse are...
Witch Stick – Hot Peppers?

Witch Stick – Hot Peppers?

We grew a bunch of peppers this summer called “Witch Stick”.  You would assume they are quite hot…  nope!  We purchased the seeds from West Coast Seeds.  https://www.westcoastseeds.com/shop/vegetable-seeds/pepper-seeds/hot-pepper-seeds/witch-stick/...
Atticus – Doesn’t quite fit

Atticus – Doesn’t quite fit

All of our animals provide humour on a regular basis.  Atticus is NOT allowed on the coffee table.  He obviously thought if he stuffed himself inside the bowl on the coffee table, he would no longer be ON the coffee...
White spruce and lodgepole pine

White spruce and lodgepole pine

Sometimes we see white spruce (Picea glauca) and lodgepole pine (Pinus contorta) growing up together.  The trees are so markedly different in their morphology.  We don’t have that many lodgepole pine trees at the farm. Mostly, we have white spruce, black spruce...

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