Another simplicity and grace...
"Man is more himself, man is more manlike, when joy is the fundamental thing in him, and grief the superficial. Melancholy should be an innocent interlude, a tender and fugitive frame of mind; praise should be the permanent pulsation of the soul. Pessimism is at best an emotional half-holiday; joy is the uproarious labour by which all things live"---G.K. Chesterton
A guy referred to this site as 'religious' and I took offense as I'm sure you can well imagine. A-hem. This is surely not a religious site, it is a site about living wholly by the Light of the world.
Jim Curley, farmer, writes: "So, what’s going on? Fall has finally hit. We were very late in planting the fall/winter garden... Turnips are up and the broccoli is in the ground. The Swiss chard, of which we planted and replanted, has not yet made an appearance.
We have almost finished separating the peanuts from the hay. Last year the peanut hay itself was more valuable than the peanut crop. This year we harvested late and much of the hay dried in the field. I am not sure it will be as valuable this year.
I love the change in weather ...Read on [This Post Last Updated 11.15.10]