I feel like this month has been “Get To Know Your Neighbor” month. We went and saw the farmers at Terra Nova High, went door to door through our own neighborhood, and today I got to meet one of our school district garden neighbors – Nancy Ross at Mary Woodward Elementary. Here’s Nancy outside of […]
What’s there to say here besides: We love Simington Gardens, they love our kids. Just another awesome day out amongst the chickens and the salad greens. The kids always leave the farm with dirty hands, smiling faces and something healthy to take home and share with their families.
Jovanna on the beach Every Spring we take the farmers to Astoria for a weekend. During that weekend we spend time on Oregon/Washington history, civic engagement, enviromental education and life skills (like knowing how to make a fire, or s’mores). Usually we end up at the Peter Iredale because, who doesn’t love clambering all over […]
A few weeks ago we started 4 plug trays of salad mix, thanks to Simington Gardens and their generous loan of some trays, and AAE for providing seeds. On Thursday, we planted them. in the middle of a downpour because, why not? They’ve made it through the first 5 days of being out on the […]