The Best Crop to Grow with your Toddler

Ground Cherries! Grow ground cherries to enjoy with your little ones! They are the perfect toddler food experience. Close to the ground and held in tiny paper packages, each one can be unwrapped by small hands to reveal the sweet, delicious gem of a fruit inside. Ground cherries* look just like mini-tomatillos on the plant and are yellow and slightly translucent when ripe. The fruit is roughly...

Lighter

We had a real sunrise today! Nothing particularly striking, but it gave me a happy twingle given the forecast had predicted a solid block of precipitation for the foreseeable future. Today the arrival of dawn brought muted pink and lavender. They replaced the usual monotonous expanse that seems only to vacillate between light gray and dark gray. And boy was it was a glorious morning--balmy and...