It is sometimes hard to find the time to blog this time of year as we are so busy harvesting and drying herbs to use the rest of the year in our skin care products. I thought I’d share a little with you.

lavender and bee

We’ve been harvesting lavender this week. There is a bee in this shot although it is out of focus. Do you see it, right about in the middle?

clary sage

Here is clary sage. We will harvest and distill that soon.



Calendula flowersCalendula harvesting goes on until frost. The more we pick, the more it grows. We love using calendula in our products.

cut tube

I got a little carried away with weeding and cut through our drip hose.

muddy boots

We irrigated yesterday which makes things very muddy. Here are my boots after working in the field.