Month: May 2017

Early Summer

Chris has been hauling major keester in the farming department. We purchased a BCS tractor and it has been a major game changer for us. We’re able to turn stuff over quickly and get plants in the ground more efficiently. We are in major prep mode as we head into wedding season. Our peonies are in their second year and we are SUPER excited to be able to finally cut on them next year. We have even squeezed in a little fun during this holiday weekend. Have a fun, safe holiday weekend friends.

Head Bonk

If you knock yourself in the head in the vast acres of Illinois corn and soybean fields, does anyone hear it? No. The answer is no. Mothers Day needed some spicing up. And what better way to do it then accidentally knocking myself in the head with a t-post driver while being home alone? After a great morning of mimosas, cinnamon rolls, and reading in the sunshine under our walnut trees, Chris and Lincoln went to my in-laws to assist with a few project. I stayed behind to get some child-free work done. I started installing our trellising system for some of our cut-flowers. After driving in one t-post, I put on some safety headphones, because the metal-on-metal banging hurt my delicate and dainty ears. Little did I know that wearing these ginorm-o, yellow headphones will prevent me from a concussion twenty minutes later. I’m not sure how it happened, but I wacked my head with the driver. I thought, “hmm. that sort of hurt.” and then felt something wet seeping towards my forehead. “Sweat, …

3 Great Ways to Celebrate Mom!

Your mom really is a miracle worker. Because she tucked you at knight, kissed your owies, and can still take one look at you and know if you are about to catch a cold. Celebrate the important women in your life with three special ways from Finding Eminence Farm! Purchase a custom Mother’s Day Arrangement, take a class together, or visit us at the Retrofit Pop-Up Shop this Saturday, May 13, 2017.