Heart of the Garden


Welcome to Heart of the Garden!  It is our sincere desire to bring you helpful information and fresh content in the growing trend of homesteading activities such as growing fresh produce, caring for a family cow and a myriad of other related topics from chickens to cheesemaking.

Part of our mission is to bring back food production to a local level while empowering others to learn practical skills that may be required for this volatile social, political and economic environment. Share this site with your friends.



Recent Posts

Hanker For A Hunka

This clip gives away our ages, but it’s rather timeless. Just like us 🙂 Anyhow, enjoy this old snack commercial. Reminder: Our Cheese Making Class on Saturday, October 26th.

New Cheese Making Classes Starting Soon

Fall 2013 Course Schedule – Cheese Making 101 Ok, yeah it’s been way too long since we last posted. We know. Too much life stuff to cram into this post, but we’re all well and plowing full steam ahead! Melissa has assembled a huge list of requests for her cheese making classes and we’re just […]

Attention Cheese Lovers!

We are excited to announce a series of upcoming cheese making classes beginning this June 25, 2011. Click on the Classes link above to check dates and register for this popular class. We hope to see you here at the farm! Yummy…cheeeezzzeee.

Support Local Farms

This video trailer is for a film entitled “Farmageddon” and is due to be released in January 2011. There is an increase of small family farms being raided by authorities in several states. The message from our government to farmers and the general public is that we have to ask permission to select our food […]

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Cheese Making Classes – Announcing New Classes Soon. Interested? Why wait for the live classes, get the online course right now. Click Here