Author: Open Sky Farm

Here in northern Michigan - Zone 4b, to be exact - we can’t wait for summer to come to us. We start our summer early in heated hoop houses in order to give our plants enough time to produce the desired fruits, vegetables and flowers....

Why do I love succulents? They're easy and forgiving! I bought some last winter and they kept me happy through those long, dark days. I tended them lovingly all winter and then abandoned them in the harried growing days of summer. They forgave me and...

This is a popular question these days, but an important one. When I’ve read others' replies, it made me analyze my motivation. I’ve narrowed it down to three reasons. Cultivating Curiosity "To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work." Mary Oliver I’ve always been a watcher...