Room Available at En...

Current Housemate Ad This will be updated. RENT $520-$640 Plant Your Dream regular medium revised      We have a 12×12 foot room overlooking our backyard available June 1, 2015 or tentatively earlier~Leslie STATUS OF ROOMS FOR RENT   Room Available Tentatively June 2015 Enchanted Garden...

notes on a difficult...

    I knew this week that in order to get to the National Heirloom Expo September 8-9-10 in Santa Rosa, CA, I will have to have things stable at home. I am the manager here of a household that offers a place to live on a 1/3 acre within walking distance of SDSU, a 35,000 student population university. From time to...

A Time for this Land...

Creating an inventory of plants on our 1/3 acre property is one current project.  The Plant Parenthood Garden Management Journal is an instrument to help reorient our lives toward keeping the beat with nature.   From my Garden Management Journal March 23, 2015 I went to Rancho La Puerta March 22, 2015  The scene was...

Planting The Future ...

  Marco, a worker at Rancho La Puerta in rain gear, December 13, 2014.  He was happy that it was raining and so was I.   On Friday December 12, 2014, the day that heavy rains fell in drought parched San Diego County,  I was in Tecate, Mexico at Rancho La Puerta celebrating the wet weather that gave a good soaking...

Essene Renaissance: ...

                  “So … you can see that our world in those days was a time of neighbors and friends … and the border was really only a line on a map.”–Deborah Szekely, Co-Founder of Rancho La Puerta” I just finished reading another segment of Peter...

Prepping for The Inn...

    This photo was taken at the Luther Burbank Home & Gardens in Santa Rosa.  I come here to do Pre and Post Ceremony work for The National Heirloom Expo each year.  The next event is September 8-9-10, 2015.     There is a story told that in the San Francisco Earthquake of 1904,  many buildings in Santa...