Urban Farm, Urban Problems

Urban Farm, urban problems vandals, theft and working out the path of sustainability and ecosystems. We rebuild and keep working.

Being a Renaissance Smurf

Y’all remember the Smurfs? When I was in middle school every Saturday morning I would watch “The Smurfs”. I loved the message of community and resourcefulness. The singular villain, Gargamel, was a stand in for the cruel world and later on…

New Mezzacello Portrait

This is the New Mezzacello Portrait. It was designed by our neighbor and talented friend, Gabriel Gatton. It may be my favorite thing ever! Read more!

Mezzacello Portrait by @ArtbyGeez Gabriel Gatton

The Foodist: Winner Winner Chicken Dinner!

A basket of Mom’s fried chicken served cold. Still crunchy good at room temperature, or right out of the cooler.

The oodist: Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

Three Years of the Wrong Message

In 2017 we decided we were going to create a website for Mezzacello. We had a list of things that we wanted it do. What we did not have was a clue, or content. I had the site built. I…

The Foodist: Sauteed Portobello Mushrooms

This delightful and delicious recipe is easy to make and endlessly adaptable. Even if you don’t like mushrooms!

Just The Right Light

A great view from the part of the house at Mezzacello literally begging for a revamp! It’s a makeover montage!

Energy and Culture on an Urban Farm

When do you live your best life, be there for others and make space for food and life? Hard to live in this century and farm.