THE U-Pick GARDEN will be closing August 20th. This will be the last year the garden will be open to the public. Next year I'll be operating as a CSA, supplying about 20 regular customers with weekly boxes. Thank you for your support over the last 8 years, but it's time to try something new.

To get a copy of my book, "How To Grow Vegetables In Sitka, Alaska" just give me a call....The books are $20 plus tax. If you live out of town and want me to mail you a copy, you can mail a check for $25.60 to:

Lori Adams
P O Box 6021
Sitka, Alaska

Down To Earth U-Pick Garden is located at 2103 Sawmill Creek Road in Sitka, Alaska. It is open usually from mid-June through late August. Hours are Monday-Saturday 12:00 to 6:30. On Farmer's Market Saturdays I am not open until 2:00. Children are welcome but may not run through the garden or chase the ducks. If you have any questions you can contact me, Lori Adams, at 907-747-6108 or 907-738-2241. My email address is

Thursday, January 2, 2014

Balaclava and Baklava

  1. 1.
    a close-fitting garment covering the whole head and neck except for parts of the face, typically made of wool.

  1. 1.
    a dessert originating in the Middle East made of phyllo pastry filled with chopped nuts and soaked in honey.

It's Levi's 18th birthday today!!!!  Happy Birthday, Levi!

Sparklers are fun, no matter how old you are, right?

Mmmmmm, to celebrate the occasion I made him some yummy, homemade Baklava.....

And served it to him in his new, skull and crossbones bowl......

And then, there were the gifts.....  From Aunt Brenda,

From us,

Texting mittens....

They work!

And from Gramma Roth,

Oh dear, maybe not this one....

 There seems to be a trend here.....

1 comment:

  1. Do you all not like his face or something?? haha. I like the PSU shirt.