flour tortillas

Homemade Flour Tortillas & BLT’s

I should probably preface this post with the myriad of reasons why I’m qualified to teach you how to make Homemade Tortillas and subsequently, BLT’s: 1. I like tortillas. 2. My parents live in Mexico eight months out of the year. 3. Farmboy knows how to grill bacon really well. 4. It’s a long, time … Read more

Grapevine Wreath DIY, Hot Farm Boy Optional

I’ve wanted to make a Grapevine Wreath for a gazillion years, but for some reason, suspected it would be an intensive process that required years of foraging knowledge, a hiking expedition up Everest, a chainsaw, full body armour, and a baby pool. Oddly, none of those things are necessary.     As it turns out, … Read more

Deadheading Flowers: Off With Their Heads! 

Deadheading Flowers: Grooming your garden   It’s oft been said to me that being Queen of the Universe must be a terrribly difficult position to hold, what with all the responsibility. But I can assure you, it’s not all bad. You get a nice chair. And your minions take care of all the mindless, exhausting … Read more

Herb o’ the Month: My Preeeeciouuuus Carol Salad Burnet

Lost in the dreary doldrum of winter, my eyes gaze out upon my dry, crunchy garden, brown silhouettes the only reminder of the once lush, invigorating kaleidoscope of life that filled those sturdy wooden boxes. Though only a few short months ago, it feels like eons since I’ve laid eyes on anything green. When fwaaaabaaaapppp! … Read more

How to Dry Herbs like a Brit. Part One: Harvesting Herbs

So I don’t have a ton of talents…I’m a passable seamstress, half decent at massage, and I excel at sleeping. I’m like, super good, truck could run over my head, the-apocalypse-could- occur-and-I’d-miss-it kinda good at sleeping. None of those, however, have a thing to do with this post. What does is that I’m incredibly skilled … Read more

Remember to Take Time to Stop & Smell the…

Butterflies. You thought I was gonna say roses didn’t chya? Well, in case you’ve never smelled a butterfly it’s a hint of sweet vanilla, and a bit of fresh watermelon with a musky sweet marjoram undertone. I know because yesterday I spent over an hour with one named Henrietta. You aren’t actually buying this are … Read more

How to Make Cucumber Salad for a Dutchman

I don’t like Cucumber Salad. Or food really. “Whaaat?!?!”, you say. “Gasp!”, you say.  “Feeeeliiing. Faaaainnt.”,you say. I know. I know. You’re okay. Also, I mighta exaggerated a lil there. I’m just the world’s pickiest eater. And being the world’s pickiest eater means I don’t like cooking either. Like, at all. But, because sometimes your … Read more

Good Morning to Us! Etsy Finds Feature

Eeeek! We were featured! Click here to see them in our shop! Normally for me, mornings involve unintelligible muttering, zombie style walking, and seriously scary hair all while missing the cup and pouring tea on the cat. This morning, however, involved an actual smile and happy unintelligible muttering cuz our Hanging Glass Globes …   … Read more

BeckaBonce Feature

We’ve been featured on the BeckaBonce Blog! Which is fantastic (because we love a ‘lil love…and ‘cuz we adore alliteration)! And since her stuff absolutely rocks….we thought we’d show her shop a ‘lil love too! The lovely Rebecca Wilson (the face behind BeckaBonce), is a freelance illustrator, pattern and print designer with a super cool … Read more