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From The Eyes Of A Five Year Old

“Papa is my hero. Everyday he says you should think to yourself about what you have, and be happy. This is why he is my hero.” 435 more words

The Locals

Orange Soil / Tired Children (Haiku)

in the orange soil /
pinging against the blade – /
rocks and potatoes //

quickly reburied – /
the mushy potato /
and its pungent smell // 151 more words

Peak Organics

Imagine this… Just a short drive from the Ipswich CBD we can buy organic produce direct from the farm.

Introducing Peak Organics, fresh from the farm gate every Saturday between 9 am and 2pm. 262 more words


Fresh Flowers and a Tablecloth

Here we are on a beautiful Thursday afternoon. It has been a warm one, topping out at 87F.  Cooler weather arrives on Friday with the mid 70’s for highs. 150 more words

A Fond Farewell

This week at Rootdown, we say goodbye to Hannah, who has been here for the summer working on the farm. If you’ve visited us regularly at the… 216 more words


Animals about the Farmstead

Mom, can I have a (insert) Cow, Pig, Goat, Sheep,Chicken, Alpaca?  I always respond NO.  Honestly because they scare me. I have respect for the people that raise farm animals, but I think they are not for everyone.  537 more words


Stocking Up on Blueberries in New Hampshire!

The great thing about living in New England is that everything is within driving distance – other states and even Canada can be a day trip from home. 798 more words