Time to Plant the Peas

The Sugar Moon

The Sugar Moon means it’s time to start sowing seeds! The March moon is full again so we know that Spring is here.It’s called the Sugaring Moon (time to tap maple trees). Indian tribes had many names, like Windy Moon and Crow Moon. Or my favorite, Worm...
Time to Plant the Peas

Growing Peas

According to old Celtic folklore, it’s when one can sit naked on the ground. Our Pilgrims, not given to bawdy rites of spring devised their own test. According to New England lore, it’s when a fistful of soil crumbles instead of congealing into a mudball....