I refinished the deck this summer. The job took weeks because, back in June, there was a stretch where it rained every other day, remember? Even when it didn’t, I had to wait until mid-afternoon for shade under which to finish the staining and varnishing. We’re happy with the results, though, and the plants are ecstatic. Continue reading Garden Blog: Deck Photos
Michael “Max” Maxwell sent CB a few snapshots of two of the new outdoor cafes. Thanks, Max! Continue reading Your TIF Dollars at Work
John and Cindy Barnhart bought an abandoned 7-acre farm southeast of Oregon and began growing vegetables on it. Open for business four years now and certified organic, Barnhart’s Stone Corner Farm Market is certainly about the land and the food, but it’s also about stewardship of a singular piece of local history.
Photography by Janet Fawcett. Continue reading Stone Corner Farm