How to Keep Track of Your Plantings in a Permaculture Garden

Keeping Track Of What You Plant In Your Garden

A few years ago I excitedly planted several varieties of snap beans and dry beans in the same section of the garden. At the time of planting, I marked the different varieties with wooden markers, so I didn’t think I’d have any problem knowing which was which later. By the end of the summer, however, the garden was a tangle Continue reading

Winter Squash Potage

“Potage” is a French word used to describe a soup. While living in France I learned that the term “potage” referred to the type of pureed soup that I’m cooking here. Others call this a “veloute.” Whatever you call it, I find it utterly delicious – showcasing the flavor of whatever vegetable you use – and wonderfully simple to make.

This is my kind of recipe. You don’t have to pay attention to exact quantities Continue reading