Seed Gathering

Seed Gathering

Seed (and plant) gathering, collecting, purchasing As we gather ourselves during wintertime, it is a good time to focus on seeds. This is the time to inventory the seeds we have. And, to think about seed collection and gathering from what we grow. Some seeds are...
February sunshine…

February sunshine…

“Our gardens become an intimate reflection of who we are. The flowers we choose are a sign of our natures, whether romantic or more practical. Our trees are a subconscious symbol of immortality. The formality of the landscape may indicate our need to control, and a...
A Winter’s Musing

A Winter’s Musing

The illustrious Shiloh Ayala shares these beautiful thoughts on winter.  Sit back with a hot cup of tea and enjoy these warm words of wisdom. As the trees bare their arms to the winter, we throw layers over our delicate bodies. Over some odd years of following...

Profiles: Katie

Katie worked during 2018 for CSG. She graduated from Portland State University with a master’s degree in Leadership for Sustainability Education. After a brief project in New Zealand working as a youth outdoor program coordinator, Katie returned to Portland to study...