One day, Lady Eleanor entered her garden to the sound of weeping. Following the sound, she discovered one of her young herbs crying piteously. “Whatever is the matter?” implored the mistress of the garden. “Well, you, see,” the tender green began, “my leaves are wilting in the heat. I asked several birds, a chipmunk andContinue reading “Green Behind the Ears (Terrible Pun)”
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The Rooted Life (Book Review)
Title: The Rooted Life: Cultivating health & wholeness through growing your own food Author: Justin Rhodes Publisher: Worthy Books (Hachette) Available Now Book Website Synopsis: Part how-to and part personal narrative, The Rooted Life is chock-full of practical gardening tips. It’s also an invitation to a simpler, countercultural lifestyle. Scripture Connection The LORD God placedContinue reading “The Rooted Life (Book Review)”
God of the Garden (Book Review)
Highly recommended to a variety of people groups: gardeners and poets; those who appreciate the writings of William Wordsworth and Henry Thoreau, L.M. Montgomery and Thomas Traherne; naturalists and those who don’t get outside much, but need to; land developers and conservationists.