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The Garden Keeps its Promise

A blanket of burnt orange leaves covers the gardens now. The White Oak is letting go, telling me it’s time to ready the vegetable garden for fall. 104 more words


In the fall we have a lot of leaves to remove from our lawns. It is not a good practice to leave the fallen leaves on the lawn as it can lead to snow mold if we get a lot of snow that sits on top of the leaves on the lawn. 545 more words

Plant Management

fish compost

Here at the trout farm there is an amazing cycle of life between the fish and other living beings on the farm.  We feed the trout and the trout feed us!  368 more words


Hello World!

I’ve been on a bit of a emotional and mental journey this past week.  I had been running on fumes for a very, very long time and last Tuesday – my 14th wedding anniversary – I had had enough.   535 more words

Compost Pile


Wes, you are so particular about what kind of “dirty” you allow. We tried painting with cotton balls (before I realized clothes pins could hold them), and you didn’t want to do it because you kept getting paint on your fingers. 190 more words

1 Million uses for Citrus peel

My poor 15  year old son is having a bit of a hard time adjusting to our new way of life.   In fact, it would be fair to say, he thinks I’ve gone completely mad.   889 more words


Want To Try Organic Gardening? These Tips Can Help

One of the most sensible ways to improve your diet and make it healthier is to start and maintain an organic garden. It does require some effort, however, require a great deal of effort to grow. 1,130 more words

Beautiful Garden