Monthly Archives : February 2015

Soup Greens


by Today is Book Group Day. It is my turn to host. My house is not quite ready for guests, (see Winter Sewing) so I am having it at my cousin’s. Our group is perhaps a bit more about the food than the books we read and being hostess means crafting some sort of fabulous soup to go with all…

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Winterwood Market Pop-up Shop


by A long week of heavy snowstorms up here in Maine. I do mean that, we have had more snow in the last two weeks than the last 5 years! (I might exaggerate a little) The man of the house was away in Quebec doing this:   While we struggled with our own world of white right here. Back in December…

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Back Yards


by Behind this house there is a trail, http://sunrisetrail.org  It used to be the railroad track. I miss the railroad track. This is okay though, at least it is well groomed. It is a trail all the way from Ellsworth, Maine to the Canadian border in Calais, Maine. People drive ATV’s and snowmobiles on it. A few try to run,…

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Hello world


by I guess I’ll let that “Hello World” title stay. It does feel a bit like I am starting a new life here. I’ll start with my title, “Gathering Greens”. Last year my husband and I bought a wreath business from the folks where I have worked every fall for the last  6 years. We just finished up the first…

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