Tagged with farming

Friends Like These: Harmony Circle Farm

Friends Like These: Harmony Circle Farm

Farmers at heart, Annie and Bob DeCoteau became farmers in practice this year after a string of events placed them on a beautiful plot of land that needed tending. In early July, my family visited them and their five children just outside Putney, Vermont. We learned about permaculture, pastured animals, and rural living. Click through for photos, the kids’ take, and the inspiration you need to switch to properly grown foods. Continue reading

Good Dirt: Small Farm, Big Dreams

Good Dirt: Small Farm, Big Dreams

With no hands-on experience, Dan and Mindy Soulsby have engaged in the ride of their lives: running a small-scale farm to live more sustainably. Having the ability to feed themselves and their neighbors, The Soulsby Farm qualifies as a success. It’s a success they hope to share with others via their non-profit, Project Garden Share. Here is a story of dreams meeting reality gracefully. Continue reading

The Paula Deen Hornet’s Nest

Celebrity chef Paula Deen‘s revelation that after years of promoting a health-negative diet she has been a diagnosed diabetic for three years and will now profit handily off of it via a partnership with a pharmaceutical company has proved to be a call to arms for the holistic wellness community. ┬áHolistic wellness professionals are trained … Continue reading