Monthly Archives: May 2012

Jerusalem Artichokes!

It felt like my Jerusalem Artichoke order was never going to arrive. Just as I was getting ready to follow-up when I found the box on the table. Just the chokes luck my husband came home for lunch, they didn’t … Continue reading

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The Plant Bullies

These are my Beasties, Bindi and Rover, our rescue kitties. It’s funny how they start as little puffs, and turn into giant 15lb plant bullies. They have developed a bad habit of trying to climb my avocado tree, it’s about … Continue reading

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Balance in the Garden

I’m supposed to be finishing a gardening article for The Handmade Companion, but keep getting distracted. The weed Plantain is my new favorite, how can I have a favorite weed?  This ones easy to love, it’s great for skin irritation, … Continue reading

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Tomato Thief!

I popped by the garden the other day on my way to the store, to quick plant zucchini. Only to discover all 8 of my tomatoes were missing! I looked at the 2 other garden plots my of my tiny … Continue reading

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For the Love of Dirt

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I started transplanting after Mother’s Day, the weather, like last year has had a hard time making up it’s mind. The seeds I’d planted in April didn’t do well with the hot one week, frost the next. It was so … Continue reading

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Going with the Flow!

You know those days where things wind up working a little different than you planned? I passed my turn to the garden, only realizing it as I found myself at the lake, I’d only missed 1 street. I decided to … Continue reading

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Eggshells in the Garden (Kale Salad)

Hope you all had a wonderful Mother’s Day! We had a good time with our folks, and a few Mama friends over to bbq. Love watching all the kids running around, up and down the stairs, doing sidewalk chalk & … Continue reading

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