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Simple sometimes is best.

Today I was frantically painting by the time I looked up it was 4 pm. Crisis! I need to get going with dinner!

Thankfully I had the foresight to take some mince out of the freezer the night before but wanting to get back to my painting I did not want to make something complicated. 90 more words

Something easy

Sunny lazy Saturdays call for a quick snack of a lunch so I can get back to my book!

Today I opted for a toasted cheese with a twist! 79 more words

Mosquito Beaters

Summertime and the living is easy. What a delightful time to be outdoors- until you hear that all too familiar, high-pitched whine circling above your head. 384 more words

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Garden update

It’s nearing the end of summer, and I wanted to share a garden update with you all. This year has been quite fruitful in the garden ( 1,005 more words


From the Herb Basket

Bay is a long-lived and slow-growing pyramid shaped evergreen tree. According to folk lore, a bay tree in the garden or grown near the front door keeps away evil as well as thunder or lightning. 247 more words

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We Got Garlic! (Or: Growing Garlic FINALLY Pays Off)

Growing garlic is not for those who need instant gratification. It’s been a long time coming, but finally¬†I pulled seven beautiful heads out of the ground: 555 more words

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No Need to Panic

Dear Subscribers and Friends,

I’ve gotten a few emails recently from people asking if there is an herb or herbs to protect them from Ebola. No, there is not. 426 more words

Growing Herbs