Christmas Cabbages

Just about ready for harvest.

Christmas in Carolina means walking out into the vegetable patch after four days of mist and rain and returning fifteen minutes later with a fresh salad of mixed lettuces, radishes, and arugula for lunch. Look how yum… … and that wasn’t…

Nothing Could Be Finer …

Dappled sun and shade on the garden beds at our new home in South Carolina.

… than to be in Carolina? On a morning like this–70 degrees with dew dripping from the collards and a Carolina wren warbling his heart out overhead–I agree. I absolutely agree. The long silence in Goddess of Gumbo-land has been…