Upcoming Events

4 06, 2016

Pick Your Own Lavender!

By |June 4th, 2016|

Photo by Lucca Smith Waites. The lavender is in bloom now! For the month of June we will be open 7 days a week for our Pick Your Own Lavender event. It is a fireworks of purple in our field and you are invited to come, enjoy and pick some lavender of your own [...]

29 05, 2016

Kombucha Fast Track Workshop

By |May 29th, 2016|

Do you want to start enjoying home-made Kombucha ASAP? This is the workshop for you.  The benefits are enormous; to your health, your taste buds and your pocketbook. It takes a bit of patience to brew your own Kombucha, especially when you are just getting started. I have designed the Kombucha Fast-Track Workshop to get [...]

17 05, 2016

Beltane on Mad Lavender Farm

By |May 17th, 2016|Pagan Celebrations|

May 14th, 2016 was the day of our first Pagan Sabbat celebration on Mad Lavender Farm: the Dance of the Maypole on Beltane. Traditionally Beltane is held on May 1st but our first attempt was rained out. Mother Nature does not, apparently, hold to our schedule! In her classic tome, "The Spiral Dance", Starhawk says [...]

14 05, 2016

Beltane Maypole Celebration

By |May 14th, 2016|

Mad Lavender Farm is the place where magical lavender grows on magical land! We are hosting celebrations to reconnect to earth spirituality and the land from which it is derived. Join us on Saturday, May 14th to celebrate Beltane on Mad Lavender Farm. Bring a length of ribbon at least 30 feet long, the color and [...]

23 04, 2016

Celebration of the Sacred Union

By |April 23rd, 2016|Pagan Celebrations|

You are invited to the Wedding of the Season at Mad Lavender Farm, our very first Pagan celebration! (click on the link for details). If it is your very first MayPole celebration, you may be wondering what it means. Beltane means Great Fire and it is a celebration of the awe and wonder of Nature [...]

17 04, 2016

Kombucha Workshop

By |April 17th, 2016|

       Do you LOVE Kombucha (but not the price?) Discover how easy it is to make Kombucha at home. This tasty beverage has a 2000 year old reputation for health benefits that include detoxification, immune boosting and joint care. In this 2 hour hands-on workshop you will learn by doing and tasting how to bottle [...]

20 03, 2016

Lavender Souffle Workshop

By |March 20th, 2016|

Lavender souffle, one dozen eggs and a tin of lavender buds. Four lavender souffle right out of the oven. It's rumored that Spring Equinox is the day when you can balance an egg on it's end. But we won't waste time with that when there are much better indulgences to be [...]

21 02, 2016

Butternut Squash Soup with Roasted Lavender Buds

By |February 21st, 2016|Recipes|

I learned about roasting lavender buds recently from the cookbook "Discover Cooking with Lavender". I now have a jar packed with fragrant, earthy buds that I roasted last week. For the instructions for roasting, see Culinary Lavender Primer. While roasting my lavender buds, the house was redolent with the most divine scent. I was eager [...]

21 02, 2016

“Love Your Belly” Kombucha Workshop

By |February 21st, 2016|

Do you LOVE Kombucha (but not the price?) Discover how easy it is to make Kombucha at home. In this 2 hour hands-on workshop you will learn by doing and tasting how to start your own Kombucha as well as how to bottle and flavor it. We will taste test homemade Kombuchas in flavors such [...]

12 02, 2016

Frabjousity, Fun Perks and Parties in the Flower Dome!

By |February 12th, 2016|

We are dreaming big for 2016 and you are in our dreams. Dreaming Mad Lavender We are dreaming of the lavender labyrinth blooming big and getting bigger, of masses of gorgeous flowers covering the geodesic dome, of lavender ice cream parties, henna parties, a yurt and miniature goats and parties around the fire [...]