Jonathan: We’ve been following Celi’s daily blogs with interest for some time now. This is where we discover for sure that hers is not a hobby farm. She might not absolutely depend on the income from it to survive, but it is no less key to the household economy. Perhaps even – as for Denise and I – it is the very foundation on which daily life rests, In short, it’s ‘for real’! This is what it means to live off the land, both in terms of food and sustenance, and the opportunities it provides (eg holiday rental, tuition, inspiration for writing …) Celi’s blog is one of those we’ve found to be most worth following for those like us who do or who desire to live on the land and in tune with it.
Windy here again – I need to go out across this murky field and collect this good bucket before it ends up in the back forty. Previous to leaving for Canada I asked you to ask me your questions so I had lots of material to write about while I was away. But due to that […]