When: Saturday April 13, 2019, Sunday April 14, 2019. Closed Easter Sunday. Spring is in! Our Sweet Pea Maze is in bloom every Spring, come out to the Farm and walk through our towering fragrant maze. Spring Antique & Craft Fair now a two day event! Over 40 fine craftsman and expert artisans can be found at this event. Crafts, collectables, antiques, and a garden sale all on our spacious lawn area. Enjoy your day shopping at this great outdoor event. Live Music with Jim Earp.
Sweet Pea Day
When: Saturday April 20, 2019. Enjoy our special day dedicated to these old-fashioned, dainty flowers!
Lavender Day & Antique Craft Fair
When: Saturday June 8, 2019. Come celebrate the fragrance and beauty of lavender. Spend the day with a friend at the farm and shop in the barn for great lavender gifts like lavender soaps,candles and linen spray. (My favorite product is still the Lavender Flower Garden Salve!) Lavender herbal soaps fill the soap shop with the scent of the south of France ~ come and experience it. Fill your garden and containers with many types of lavender during our one day plant sale. Picnic while listening to live music in our spacious pavilion or grass area. Remember to wear lavender! Over 40 fine craftsman and expert artisans can be found at this event. Crafts, collectables, antiques, and a garden sale all on our spacious lawn area. Enjoy your day shopping at this great outdoor event. Live Music with Jim Earp.
Fresh Pines & Rosemary Centerpiece Class
When: December 8, Saturday; Time: 11:00-1:00. Enjoy combining fragrant princess pine, noble fir, cedar and rosemary to fill your home with the scents of the season. This centerpiece is a long lasting fresh delight decorated with pine cones and cinnamon sticks. Be your own florist and come immerse yourself in the Christmas spirit. Registration required.
The Barn Shoppe
Our country store is a rustic post and timber barn we built ourselves. The Barn is always a fun place to shop and see what is new for the season! Come see all the new fairy items, gardening and cook books, country furniture and garden statues. We have a beautiful collection of wreaths just in time for spring. Also, get a friendly greeting from our cat Autumn who will be sleeping in the sunny window.
Summers Past Farms Lavender Lemonade flour sack dish towel. Perfect gift for all your friends .
Every summer Sheryl makes her favorite lavender lemonade for the lavender festival in June now she shares the recipe on this flour sack dish towel.
Summers Past Farms Tomato Soup flour sack dish towel.
Perfect gift for all your friends.
Tomato Soup with Fresh Herbs (serves 6)
1/4 cup Butter; 1 small Onion, chopped; 1 Carrot, chopped; 1 cup chopped Celery, stalks & leaves; 1 bay leaf; 1 tablespoon chopped fresh Basil; 2 sprigs each fresh Oregano, Marjoram, Thyme; 3 cups peeled, seeded and chopped Tomatoes; 4 cups Chicken Stock salt freshly ground black pepper.
In a 2-quart saucepan, heat the butter and sauté the onion, carrot and celery for 5 minutes. Stir in the fresh herbs, tomatoes and stock. Cover and simmer for 30 minutes, stir occasionally. Use a stick blender to slightly puree and leave small chucks. Season with salt and pepper, and garnish with fresh herbs. Don't stop there! This is an excellent soup base to use with fish, vegetables and rice to your liking!
Sheryl's recipe for Garden Fresh Tomato Pasta was featured in the "Homescape" section of the San Diego Union Tribune on July 19th, 2009.
This recipe was adapted from Favorite Recipes with Herbs.
Green Bean Coffee Bar
pastries available on the weekends.
Green Bean Coffee Bar
A great area for those who like to relax with a coffee drink or other refreshment, come see the Green Bean Coffee Bar with its shade structure and impressive panoramic view of our gardens and El Capitain mountain. Come enjoy and watch the garden grow!
Days & Dates
Wednesday - Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm
disclaimer:pricing and availability subject to change.