Tag Archives: summer

July in our Vermont Garden

Ahhh, July.  In our Vermont garden, July means… Days that actually feel summery. Drought. Followed (hopefully) by dramatic afternoon thunderstorms (hopefully not too dramatic). First tastes of beans, cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, blueberries, blackberries, broccoli, cauliflower, eggplant, peppers, husk cherries, tomatillos, … Continue reading

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Turtle Lane Art and Nature Camp

More camp fun: this month on the beautiful Lake Champlain Waldorf School Campus.  Awesome campers, dedicated energetic and loving counselors, blue skies, lush green fields, breezy pine-scented forests, cool sprinklers, nourishing and delicious snacks, creative art projects, and ever changing sand … Continue reading

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School Gardens in the Summer

School gardens are great.  They deepen connections between students and their food.  They’re full of real life science, art, math, culture, and writing opportunities.  And of course, they get us outside to do real work and hands-on learning.  But in … Continue reading

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Campers Dig Green Thumbs Camp!

Eight bright-eyed campers arrived at the Charlotte Central School Garden on Monday morning ready for Green Thumbs Garden Camp.  The cool grass was still wet with dew, but the strong sunlight promised a warm summery day. Though few of the … Continue reading

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Green Thumbs Summer Camp

Families near Charlotte, VT: Check out the camp I’ll be running this summer in Charlotte School Gardens.  Slots still remain – sign up or help spread the word now! 5-year-olders through 5th graders: Your thumbs will turn green after a … Continue reading

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Summer Photo Update: Veggie Edition

The season is changing.  School has started, we’ve had several frost warnings, and geese are headed south.  In my transition from summer vacation to a new job this fall, I take a moment to remember many special memories from the … Continue reading

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More Summer Programming for Kids!

I’m gearing up for a fun summer!  If your family lives in Vermont, check out the additional programs and workshops I’ve added to my summer offerings.  As always, check out http://taidinnan.wordpress.com/programming/ for the latest updates on my kids camps, workshops, and … Continue reading

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