We are just a day away from our 2nd group of pollinator presentations this season. The SPCA summer camp is an interesting venue, the kids range from 3rd – 8th grade depending on the week and they are there to learn about animals. What a perfect place to talk about pollinators and unsung heros […]
SPiCEY hubby was just saying to me that I should create a page for recipes that we love to share SO, this seemed appropriate to be first on the list. To me cauliflower is totally an unsung hero. -It’s mild enough to go with any sort of raw veg platter. For the saucy-fanatics pair it with […]
I know, you’re right, these pages have been electronically silent. No dings or strumming guitars telling you there is a new post within SPiCE’s hot slice of cyber space. The fact is I’ve been in full on creative mode. Well mostly – life has had it’s share of getting in the way – but even then […]
Well time sure does fly when you are busy …. We’ve spent more time planning classes and volunteering this month. We’ve been to 2 Disney cast event’s for Earth Month, Disney’s Flower and Garden Festival twice since my last post. At Disney’s Flower & Garden Festival Put together a Local Food poster for most recent […]
SPiCEY Hubby gave an introductory workshop on Bio-char at an aquaponics facility this week. He was delighted to speak with such inquisitive folks about the benefits, misconceptions and possible applications of this massive topic. http://prezi.com/k6fp1afzc1i3/biochar-an-introduction/ A big thanks to SPiCEY Son, who designed the Prezi. His efforts were instrumental in hubby sharing in a more […]
Living in the suburbs made working on the farm today a real treat. SPiCEY son did an amazing job enjoying the fun parts and taking the not so fun aspects (shoveling chicken poop) in stride. Feeding Fiesta was a delightful surprise – she is 5 weeks old & MAN can she eat!!
Yesterday, despite the Irish gales a blowin’ we and 26 others braved Ponce Inlet, Florida. It was a great day! First, the kids scampered down the Ponce Inlet Park jetty past the snow-like sand blowing in drifts & delighted in getting sprayed at the end of the pier. Then we stepped back in time to enjoy a […]
SPiCEy son and I’ve been periodically planting seedlings the last few weeks. The lovely dragon tongue beans have been germinating like crazy….. Feeling like “Spring has sprung”.
Yesterday was a perfect day! Despite the initially concerning weather, we had 17 lovely folks making bamboo flutes at the Beautiful Bamboo Farm. – We started with a brief history overview. Then a couple of us at a time, learned how to cut the bamboo for our desired tone. – Mark and drill our holes […]
S.P.i.C.E.’s first class was a great success!