This is SouleMama's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following SouleMama's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
SouleMama
Coastal Maine
Recent Activity
Image
Greetings from Bee's Wrap: Sustainable Food Storage! Bee’s Wrap is the natural alternative to plastic wrap for food storage — because good food deserves good care. We set out to find a way to store food that is healthier for... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at SouleMama
145
Image
Greetings from Nova Natural Toys & Crafts! Celebrate the long days of summer with long stretches of outdoor time. At Nova Natural, we hope to offer toys and crafts that encourage play and outdoor time. We also like to find... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at SouleMama
131
Image
Here we are, somehow already at the height of summer! I'm not sure how that happened, the speed of summer I suppose. Last week was so hot that I was only comfortable in the garden for a few hours in... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at SouleMama
20
Image
Greetings from Root & Star! Root & Star is a beautiful, ad-free magazine for children. We bridge the gap between quality children’s books and the ephemeral magazine form, showcasing contemporary artists, fresh poems, funny comics, and nature-based wonderings. We hope... Continue reading
Posted Jul 7, 2018 at SouleMama
132
Image
It's been HOT. Really, really hot for Maine. Annabel and I have been spending the early mornings in the garden and outside making sure the animals are plenty shaded and watered. In the hottest hours of the day, we've been... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2018 at SouleMama
24
Image
I tucked two little campers into their cabins up north this weekend. Adelaide and Harper settled into camp life just fine, it being something they look forward to all year long. Ezra will go in a few weeks. This is... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2018 at SouleMama
Did you read the whole post? Because that was precisely my point. That we have so much to learn about one another. "our people" is all people. respectfully, amanda
Toggle Commented Jun 30, 2018 on moving out at SouleMama
1 reply
Image
Greetings from Aurora Shoe Company! The Aurora Shoe Company was founded on the idea that a good pair of shoes should be made well and fit comfortably. We use American made materials and create all of our shoes in house... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2018 at SouleMama
401
Image
So this (above) just happened! When we sat in the back of that car with Bruce on that below-freezing night in December, watching his home disappear behind the flames - the air temperature too cold for the firetruck hoses to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2018 at SouleMama
51
Image
We spent Summer Solstice at the beach, as was fitting. This season so short, it must be celebrated! The wonderful and wise woman (a mama herself) who is caring for my littles when I'm working these days quickly figured out... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2018 at SouleMama
11
Image
All told, there's a little over a gallon of Chive Vinegar on my shelves, waiting for the right moment. I love this for drizzling over salad mostly, as a base for a vinagrette, and it's ever so simple to make.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2018 at SouleMama
Image
Thank you for your kindness in response to our sad news yesterday! It meant so much to hear such encouraging and gentle words, certainly helping in the healing and forgiving (of self) process. Also helping, of course, is time spent... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2018 at SouleMama
11
Image
Death is such a big part of the "life" of this farm, any farm. It goes hand in hand with so many critters, so many variables, and so many possibilities. There are the deaths we plan on - the ones... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2018 at SouleMama
24
Image
I finished my Egg Gatherer embroidery project yesterday! The pattern is by Leah Thibault, and we are selling the complete kit in the Taproot shop currently. I had to snag one for myself, because hello cute egg gatherer! It's such... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2018 at SouleMama
Image
Taproot's Issue 27::BLOOM is now out in the world! There's a whole lot of goodness inside, and I hope you'll pop on over to check it out and grab your copy if you don't already subscribe. But today, rather than... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2018 at SouleMama
Image
I'm in the middle of a four day stretch of being at home, with the perfectly corresponding amazing weather I need to be in the garden. I've been waiting for this all season, this long stretch of days to finally... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2018 at SouleMama
15
Image
Well that was a whirlwind of fun! I spent the past six days in Shaftsbury, Vermont where Taproot sponsored and helped host the New England Fiber Arts Summit at Wing and a Prayer Farm. The days were filled with classes... Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2018 at SouleMama
Image
I'm writing to you this morning from beautiful Shaftsbury, Vermont, where I'm tucked into the coziest home and farm of Tammy (Wing and A Prayer Farm), with a crew of amazing women getting ready for the New England Fiber Art... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2018 at SouleMama
Image
This week was shearing week! It's always a special day when our friend Jeff (Buckwheat Blossom Farm) comes to give the girls a fresh trim. Spring (and fall) cleaning. A lightening of the load for all, and the beginning of... Continue reading
Posted May 27, 2018 at SouleMama
Image
How is it Thursday before I've been able to get here to say hello? Life, I suppose. It's been full. There have been college visits (to our alma matter, a trippy experience to say the least), a launch party and... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2018 at SouleMama
18
Image
Greetings from Oak Meadow! Discover heart-centered learning with Oak Meadow's quality, adaptable homeschooling curriculum for K-12. Use our curriculum independently or enroll in our accredited distance school for one-to-one teacher support.. Engage with comprehensive, print curriculum, and customize lessons to... Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2018 at SouleMama
120
Image
It's the most wonderful time of the year.....Brimfield! The Brimfield Flea Markets Show was last week, and I made my annual May journey down there. I love, love, love this tradition. Especially because we somehow manage to make it a... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2018 at SouleMama
14
Image
The rhubarb is coming in strong and steady right now, and most of that is going to making rhubarb simple syrup. My kiddos love this, a splash of the syrup with a lot of seltzer. And Harper, who has taken... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2018 at SouleMama
11
Image
What a full and awesome family weekend! Kicking it off with prom night (holy moly, how is my baby a junior?), and then rolling into a date night (The Secret Sisters at Stone Mountain Arts Center, such a delight!), and... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2018 at SouleMama
11
Image
Oh, it's time! Hallelujah! There is nothing more hopeful than the first appearance of flowers in the spring. Such a sweet relief. I wandered in the garden today and found hearty rhubarb and asparagus both. Stinging nettles and chives. Violets... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2018 at SouleMama
10