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Bicoastal Tacos

Making dough is a beautiful process. I love the meditative rhythms of kneading, the tactile satisfaction of working with my hands, and, most of all, overseeing the metamorphosis of flour. 436 more words

Seasonal Lunches

Family Gardening Program - Week Seven

This was the last session for the young gardeners. We harvested carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes, beans and those vegetables that weren’t eaten on the spot went back with the gardeners for snack. 225 more words

Community Garden

Family Gardening Program- Week Six

This week there was a long list of things that needed to be done.

Chores for the older participants included moving wood chips into the flower beds, learning how to save the seeds of bachelor’s button flowers, harvesting and cleaning out the purple bean bed and weeding. 290 more words

Community Garden

Finding focus in these times.

I went to the field of sunflowers to live deliberately.

At least that’s what I’d tell Thoreau.

But really, I went to capture the bent and spindly yellow necks arching in unison towards the sun rising up and over the field, over the chaos of rapidly agin’ old roads and new ones no one can seem to find, and though I want to lend a hand to all the changin’ I can’t bear the red veins of pain running through it all. 151 more words


Food Independence - Is it Needed?

With the increased popularity of Community Gardens and Farmers Markets does your Community need a Food Independence Ordinance?

A friend from down the road, Ed S. 638 more words


ULI Hines competition 2014 - Proposal UT team 14.14.14

One of many proposals to revitalize Nashville’s Downtown as part of the ULI Hines competition 2014.

NEWSOUND: An Urban District for the New South

See entire proposal.


Harvest Monday - August 18, 2014

From the community garden.

Pretty decently-sized windowsill carrots.

Tomatoes for some quick middle-of-the-night pasta…

Apparently that was all… there was another basket of apples from the work-neighbours, but forgot to take a picture. 41 more words

Balcony Gardening