This is our coop in progress. We have been working on it for about a month when Carl and I have time off together. We looked at a bunch of designs and decided on this “lean to” model. There is a trap door in the floor leading to an enclosed run if we leave […]
Delicata Squash is so easy and delicious! Get these little guys while you can.
Please note each person will want a half to themselves, plan accordingly.
Preheat oven to 425 F
2-4 Delicata squash Olive oil, butter or ghee (quite a bit) Sea salt & fresh ground pepper (to taste) Fresh […]
This Monday my new friends Whitney and Luke came over and we picked apples from our old tree in our new back yard in oakland and we made an apple pie together along with a coconut curry corn chowder dinner. We started at 3pm and ate by 8:45.
Gluten Free Pie Crust & Pie […]
Not too long ago we took a trip down to Santa Cruz to visit the UC Santa Cruz Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems. We took a tour of the farm and Natalie stayed an extra day to volunteer with the harvest that was going on. The mission of the Center for […]
This July 4th we celebrated by working on our own Little Acre. We repotted a few plants that were getting a little too big for their previous homes and started some new seeds we’re looking forward to saying hello to in the coming weeks.
This past Sunday we took a trip to Oakland to look at some urban farms that were part of this years Urban Farm Tours. The one tour we got a chance to go on was the farm of Ruby Blume called, Beegrrl Gardens. With over 200 species of plants including fruit, vegetables, […]
This weekend we checked in on the 2 hives we’re keeping in the garden at the Red Vic Movie House in the Haight. This is the 4th time we’ve pulled frames since installing the hives and both are doing extremely well. This time we noticed a little mold growing on the trap and […]
We would like thank the international lifestyle blog Daily Candy for posting an article about us in the Home & Garden section of their San Francisco edition today. We were excited to get an email from them asking a few questions about what we do and more than excited to see the […]
This past week Carl and I took a Greywater Installers Course and got certified to design and install greywater systems for the Laundry to landscape and branched drain systems. Now we can help you cut down on your water bills and minimize water needs for the state of California. Take a look at some […]
Waning Gibbous Moon The moon is currently in Capricorn The moon is 17 days old