We Are Finally Done ~ The Two Year Landscaping Dream Is Finished ~ July At HiBar Ranch

For those of you who have been following our journey over the last several years, you know how long and hard we have worked to bring this gorgeous Victorian Queen Anne farmhouse and farm back to its original state and to add farm features that work for our interests – specifically a horse barn and…

After Dark In The Smokies (Poem)

After Dark In The Smokies (POEM) Dark blues of night press hard into tonight’s midnight blue hues of the mountains. Funny I think, remembering how midnight blue was always my favorite crayon color as a kid. Now I know why. The silouette of it all, a cut out for the ages. Dark blues against darker…

My First Bounty Of The Garden This Year!

  It is always so rewarding the first time you collect vegetables out of your garden each spring and summer.  Well, today I picked produce for the first time and couldn’t be more happy.  I have harvested my mints/herbs earlier in the season but not my vegetables. We have had a great deal of rain…