No better way to bring in the new year with old friends than by shooting flaming arrows...
at a flammable effigy. January 01 2016.
From dry acorns, to shelled acorns, to leached-boiled accorns, to acorn bread! January 2016.
If you have enough enthusiasm, you really only need 1 cm of snow to test your Christmas present. January 2016.
Valentino has grown into a very cool dude with a cool hair-do. All he's missing is a gold chain around his neck. February 2016.
Surveying our new parcel of forest with Gregorio. March 2016.
Ben is hard at work seeding another row of sweet corn. March 2016.
WWOOFer Lyoma milking Sneetches. April 2016.
Kiwi flowers, so fragrant. April 2016.
Promise of berry goodness. April 2016.
Somehow The Herd got up to 22 members. It's hard to tell which one is the guard dog. April 2016.
Orso turns 1! May 2016.
Poultry enjoy the spring grass in the vineyard. May 2016.
And they turn the grass into eggs! May 2016.
Nesting in the poppies. May 2016.
Late spring abundance. May 2016.
Fafa-bean at work shelling favas. May 2016.
Mulberry, raspberry, currant goodness. June 2016.
Got milk? Goat milk! June 2016.
Experimental goat-milk blue cheese. June 2016.
The new herb garden is flourishing. June 2016.
The fruits of our labor. July 2016.
An intense jam session. July 2016.
Who says oxen are needed to pull the oxcart? ....