A friend recently gave me a facsimile copy of a fascinating little book that was published in London in 1780. It is The Farmer’s Wife; or The Complete Country Housewife by Alex. Hogg. The book contains …Read more →
The Crowfoot Farm; Amissville; Rappahannock County; Virginia;
United States of America; Continent of North America; Western Hemisphere;
The Earth; The Solar System; The Universe; The Mind of God.
Here are reasons why I love local fruit:
It’s delicious! It just makes sense that fresh-picked, sun ripened fruit is going to taste better than fruit that was picked early, packed and shipped thousands of miles. Local …Read more →
When you eat seasonally, you begin to look forward to simple pleasures such as fresh picked asparagus and sun-ripened strawberries with childlike anticipation. And for us, the ripening of the strawberries also marks the beginning …Read more →