Obsessed Midwest Danniel

Musings about gardening, yoga, travel, parenting, cooking and other practices for waking up to the extraordinary experience of being an ordinary human.

50 + years of figuring it out again and again.

I am fiercely interested in dynamics– how things CHANGE! How gardens change over time, how people can change themselves, how learners and teachers can create changes in relationships and in systems and in communities –and so change the world.

What I Do and Blog About

Beekeeping and Mead-Making–We keep hives in Southeastern Wisconsin and brew ‘medicinal’ short meads.
Home-schooled to Yale, F&M, Carleton, Oberlin, Stanford Law. Wee bonus 5 months old from stork.

Ornamental Gardening-Professional gardener and landscape contractor since 1994. Garden writer.
200 hours RYT instructor, lifelong student

Small-Scale Farming with Wfoof-Vegetables, honey, and hens with help from work exchanges.
Travel and travel writing. Peculiar travel suggestions are marching orders from god.

Meet us better

Our Organic Farm in Numbers


households per month


experts working


awards won


satisfied customers

Why You’ll Love Us

There is never been a better time to eat organic. Organic means working with nature. We’re coming into a fantastic time for European food.

  • Delicious
  • Ethical
  • Sustainable
  • Seasonal
  • Free delivery

Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Excellent Service”

Their service is brilliant! I really hope some of them are now using your service.


Rating: 5 out of 5.

“Love the flexibility”

We are very happy with the box and we value that we can have the standard box or choose our own.


Rating: 4 out of 5.

“Fantastic quality”

I’m really appreciating the quality and presentation. The flavour of the veg is outstanding.


Try with our vegetables

Our Favourite Recipes

  • House Rules
    Disclaimer and Plea This information on this site is not intended to treat any condition or disorder, including but not limited to obsessive gardening, addicted conifer syndrome, or spring fever. The contents and information on this site are for plantContinue reading “House Rules”
  • Wwoof USA
    Cultural Exchange When all of our children were living at home we enjoyed the cultural exchange that came from hosting foreign exchange students with AFS and YFU. Nine young people spent at least a week, but most spent a schoolContinue reading “Wwoof USA”
  • My plan to grow older without getting old.
    Eat mostly vegetables Squat Tend a garden (or many gardens!) Dance Control the thought waves of the mind Play Read Travel Forgive Sleep Retell old stories in new, better ways Walk Yoga asana