• Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
permaculture forums growies critters building homesteading energy monies kitchen purity ungarbage community wilderness fiber arts art permaculture artisans regional education skip experiences global resources cider press projects digital market permies.com private forums all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
master stewards:
  • Anne Miller
  • Pearl Sutton
  • r ranson
  • Nicole Alderman
stewards:
  • Joseph Lofthouse
  • paul wheaton
  • Mike Haasl
master gardeners:
  • jordan barton
  • John F Dean
  • Carla Burke
  • Greg Martin
gardeners:
  • Jay Angler
  • Leigh Tate
  • thomas rubino

A Soft and Steady Rain

 
gardener
Posts: 1961
Location: Zone 7b/8a Temperate Humid Subtropical, Eastern NC, US
746
forest garden fish fungi trees foraging earthworks food preservation cooking bee woodworking homestead
  • Likes 5
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I was sitting inside last night listening to the rain. It was so peaceful and relaxing.

What made it even better was knowing that it was watering in some of my seeds I had planted a few days ago. I don't mind a heavy rain, and actually really enjoy them, but knowing that this gentle rain would steadily water the seeds without washing them away was extra relaxing and peaceful.

Sometimes the simplest things can bring a lot of joy.
 
gardener
Posts: 836
Location: Piedmont 7a
297
hugelkultur trees woodworking
  • Likes 4
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I am with you, brother - trying to get some new pasture seed going myself, and my cool weather crops enjoyed the splash last nite as well!  Just checked today, and the grasses and clover In the pasture are coming on!
gift
 
Collection of 14 Permaculture/Homesteading Cheat-Sheets, Worksheets, and Guides
will be released to subscribers in: soon!
reply
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic