Archives for 2011

Swimming Through the Changes

Fall is a time for transitions and changes. I’ve never especially liked change so this is a challenge for me and moves me from my comfort zone. Autumn, although beautiful, is not my favorite time of year. I’m always at odds with Autumn. While others happily notice the leaves turning from green to gold and […]

Everyone Loves Aloe Vera!

Aloe Vera Loves You Too! I’ve created a light summer lotion (or skin care serum) formula and I want to share it with you! This formula is chock full of Aloe Vera and features Plantamulse Pastilles as the complete emulsifier. For those who want to make a smooth, very fine particle size lotion or serum, […]

Some Thoughts About Hot Summertime!

Dear Friends, The temperature is soaring with high humidity here in South Carolina, yet the soil is dry as a bone at Stoney Hill Farm. We are carefully watering our gardens from our two very deep wells. But we cannot give water to the fields and woodlands. It’s sad for me to know they are […]

Summer!

Dear Blog Friends,I am finally finding some time to write again! As usual, this has been a very busy spring and summer. Right now we are in the middle of “dog days” – hot and humid! Each morning in the summer, I wake up very early and go into the garden. Daybreak is my favorite […]

Summer!

Dear Blog Friends,I am finally finding some time to write again! As usual, this has been a very busy spring and summer in the garden and Each morning in the summer, I wake up early and go into the garden at daybreak. Daybreak is such a special time – every day new and fresh with […]

The Roses Are Blooming!!

Dear Blog Friends!The roses bloomed early this year! In April, we had several garden tours and gatherings to celebrate Spring, the blooming of the roses, and my birthday! So many of you have expressed interest in our farm and gardens and I wanted to share our celebration with you all. Welcome to my Garden! This […]