Well, now I'm happy
to say our darling farm is sold.
Barring paperwork catastrophes, of course.
Lots to be signed and signed and initialed and signed and initialed.....
(Who said there was a paperless society in our future? No one told the realtors and attorneys!)
We are moving to smaller, in-town digs and starting over as small space gardeners!
No chickens (sob).
No orchards (sob).
No huge areas to weed and mow and landscape,
fewer mad fights with bugs, fungus and...
For years, I've been talking and teaching about urban, small-space edible gardening - knowing that very few folks have acreages to play with as we have. Finally, I get to really walk the walk that I've talked - managing good looking edible landscapes within a dense, HOA regulated, neighborhood.
"How can you leave this?" They cry in dismay.
But, you know, the fun was in the creating.
It always is.
And then you love and enjoy it all for a few years.
And then it's just maintenance.
Time to start over.
Time to create in a new place!
It will be fun to blog about our new