Emma: Ten years ago my husband Ed and I moved into the intentional community we now call Stowe Farm Community. We retired early and wanted to share our gardening skills with others because our children were grown and we needed to downsize. My mother taught me to garden and “put by ” vegetables when I… [Read More]
Spontaneous gatherings happen in intentional communities. First it was Monique and Lucy playing hopscotch. Then on the way to get his mail, Charles joined in. Soon as Harley was passing by, Starlight and Charlotte needed to stop and see if anyone happened to have some treats handy. This is a true joy of knowing our… [Read More]
On a cold Friday winter evening, several of us huddled enthusiastically in the kitchen. What was all the buzz about? Inspired by the stories brought back by our friend Laura from her recent trip back to her home town in Italy, we gathered for an evening of our own Italian culinary adventure. Laura introduced the… [Read More]
Kai really wanted to help make dog food. Evidently nobody heard her at the door.