Notes from The Farmer's Daughter

Tanya Hammond shares stories that will inspire, educate and entertain.

Notes from the Farmer’s Daughter – May 21st is a BIG day for Local Villages

Local villages are buzzing with excitement as they plan community-wide yard sales, plant sales and more! I don’t know about you, but I am starting to feel like there isn’t enough time to participate in all there is to do on May 21st. From 9 am to 3 pm, you can stroll Lyndhurst’s streets, check […]
  • May 19, 2022
  • 2 mins read

Notes from The Farmer’s Daughter – A Noteworthy Weekend!

Are you getting out more now that restrictions have lifted and Spring has sprung? I am, and I love it! Saturday’s weather was warm enough to inspire us to uncover the boat, rake the protective layer of leaves off the strawberry patch, and do more house hunting. Sunday was all about flowers, food, and farm […]
  • May 14, 2022
  • 2 mins read

Notes from The Farmer’s Daughter – Creativity & Community on Display at Spring Celebration

WOW! This past Sunday was perfect spring weather with the sun shining bright and birds happily chirping. Our feathered friends weren’t the only ones sharing their voices for us to enjoy; talented local musicians Tao Hipwell and Pat Johnson also made an appearance at Furnace Falls Farm’s Spring Celebration, delighting those in attendance. The lively […]
  • April 30, 2022
  • 2 mins read

Notes From The Farmer’s Daughter – Beyond The Arbour offers Garden Inspired Workshops, Local Art & A Greenhouse Car Rally!

Spring is here, and with it comes the desire to get out of the house and visit nearby shops and greenhouses. Beyond The Arbour, a local Lansdowne shop worth the short drive is located at 1389 Blue Mountain Rd. There is something for everyone with stunning wreaths, beautiful gift items from area artisans, creative garden-inspired […]
  • April 14, 2022
  • 2 mins read

Notes from The Farmer’s Daughter – Be honest with yourself when it comes to hearing health

Many people take the ability to hear well for granted. Often, it isn’t until we find ourselves complaining that our significant other is suddenly mumbling or we begin choosing e-mails over phone calls that we start to recognize that there might be a decline in our hearing. Admittedly, I am one of those people. I […]
  • April 1, 2022
  • 3 mins read

Notes from The Farmer’s Daughter – Gardening plans at 30 below!

As the temperature plummets, I focus on gardening plans to keep a positive frame of mind. I am a fan of warm weather, plants, fresh fruits and vegetables and all things “gardening.” Therefore, anything I can do this time of year related to gardening makes the count down to spring a little more tolerable. Ordering […]
  • January 28, 2022
  • 2 mins read