A Long Time Ago

Once a long, long time ago I knew a little girl who lived in a little house in a little wood.                   The little girl lived with a fairy horse and two tame wolf dogs deep within an enchanted forest in a clearing by a stream.   […]

Dreaming of Springtime Fairies

In the springtime fairy folk flutter and wander in the gardens here at the farm.                   You may spy a fairy or two fluttering about if you have patience and know where and how to look for them. The secret is that Home Place Fairies inhabit only […]

Where Do Fairies Go When It Snows?

Children have been asking this question for generations. A wonderful book of poems called “Beyond The Mountain” by Sarah Stokes Halkett published in 1917 asks this same question.                   Here in Maine on the north side of a small mountain I am Seamstress to a troop of […]

The Magic of January’s Snow

January can be illuminating, it’s the beginning of a brand new year.               Arctic Hardy Kiwi vines lay resting beneath a light cover of snow, little promises of what’s yet to be.               Our glass green house is filled with pots of dormant […]

Happy New Year

“It’s not about what you look at that matters, it’s about what you see.” Henry David Thoreau                   On the north side of a small mountain in Maine, The Home Place Fairies             Along with a Wizard and the Seamstress to the […]

A Fairy Merry Christmas To You

From the moment I stepped out into my dooryard this morning I knew this day was special. All about me the ground was covered with new fallen snow; all was silent, all was still. It is Christmas Eve, the Eve before the most sacred day of all days in all of the world . Fairies, […]

The Magic of all your Believing

Christmas is a powerful time in the Fairy Kingdom, the Elves and Gnomes are particularly busy. Human children far and wide are writing lists of wishes, wants and desires. The Home Place Fairies cheerfully depart from their cozy winter chambers waving wands, busily casting enchantments upon any childhood wish that happens to linger, determining the […]

Wishing You A Fairy Merry Christmas

From the north side of a small mountain in Maine we wish you a Fairy Merry Christmas and a Fairy Happy New Year!!!                   What could be better than Christmas? Why a Christmas Birthday!                 Happy Birthday Nightingale and Feliz […]

First Day of Winter Here in Maine

The first day of winter has arrived here at the Farm and the Home Place Fairy Folk celebrate accordingly.           Blue Fairy Hill was covered in snow; a few days ago heavy December rains had washed our second snowfall away. Saturday evening more snow fell.             […]

Tiny Wonders

The temperatures are cooling down and the first snowflakes are perhaps just hours away on the north side of this small mountain in Maine,                 During the shorter darker days of November there can be a temptation to dream of warmer hours in the garden with fairy folk. […]