The Walden Effect: Farming, simple living, permaculture, and invention.

Garden images

Chamomile, rooting sweet potatoes, shirley poppy

I've spent all week writing and editing so that I could turn in the first complete draft of my book yesterday.  Words may be a bit scanty on the blog over the next few days as the well refills.

For now, enjoy a visual journey through our garden.  Self-seeded chamomile and poppies are blooming, the sweet potatoes are rooting, the worms are slithering, and the peaches are swelling.

Red worms, peaches



Anna Hess's books
Want more in-depth information? Browse through our books.

Or explore more posts by date or by subject.

About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.



Want to be notified when new comments are posted on this page? Click on the RSS button after you add a comment to subscribe to the comment feed, or simply check the box beside "email replies to me" while writing your comment.


Oh, poppies! I wish I had a field to grow poppies! So lovely.

You'd be proud: Joy loves worms. I think she carried one around yesterday for about 5 minutes before I finally insisted that she put the poor thing back in the dirt.

Comment by Jennifer Sat May 9 13:31:13 2009
A child after my own heart! I knew that kid had potential. :-)
Comment by anna Sat May 9 21:56:17 2009





profile counter myspace



Powered by Branchable Wiki Hosting.