Category Archives: Garden

The Prepping Has Begun

I love the start of the garden beds, getting your hands dirty, feeling the energy of the earth after the winter, know that you are nurturing the soil so in turn the vegetables grown will nurture your body and just … Continue reading

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Burlap and Potatoes – Could It Work?

Spring is so in the air – we hit 90 degrees last week with the other days in the 70’s and 80’s.  I had to get my hands into the dirt!  Last weekend I spent about 6 hours cleaning up … Continue reading

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Planning the Garden

I am getting the itch, to dig my hands into the soil and start planting.  It doesn’t help that we have had the strangest winter!!!  The last couple of days the temperature has been in the 60’s! I can’t get … Continue reading

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Getting the Garden Ready for A Long Winter Nap!

I started prepping the garden for winter last week and ran out of time – looking at the extended weather forecast I figured I could finish this past weekend since it said Friday, Saturday and Sunday in the high 50’s.  … Continue reading

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Filling the Time

We still do not have electricity, but I cannot really complain about our hardship when I see what the storm did to so many others.  Yes, we are inconvenienced, but at least we did not loose our possessions, home, car … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of This a Little Bit of That Wednesday

I awoke this morning at 3:38am, not sure what woke me or why, but I was wide awake.  I picked up my phone and noticed that I had a text message, opened it and found out that I have a … Continue reading

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Oh, Delicious, Juicy… Fruit!

Great day!  Before 7am I had watered the gardens, walked the dog and had 2 loads of laundry on the line then it was out the door a little before 8am.  Drove an hour and a half north of where … Continue reading

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It Takes Time

I live in a duplex that was built around 1930.  When we first moved in, having moved from Colorado where we lived on 17 acres, my daughter and I went out to the backyard and she said “mama, where is … Continue reading

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Kale Chips, Delicious

I got the laundry in from the line moments before the rain began, perfect.  I hate it when I forget about the laundry hanging and then the rain begins – so the laundry stays on the line until the rain … Continue reading

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Fall Garden Planted

Last night we had a lot of rain, which was a great thing for more than the obvious, it also cooled things off today and it made the weeds easier to pull – both really good things! Our first fall … Continue reading

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