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How To Build An Inexpensive Table Top Seed Starting Stand - And Start Your Garden Seeds Indoors This Year!

One of the most rewarding experiences for a home gardener is to grow their own vegetable or flowering annual plants from seed.

It also can be a huge savings in place of buying plants at your local nursery or garden store each Spring! 903 more words

Life In The Garden

For the love of kale

There’s something so dreary about the word ‘kale’. Trying dragging it out – kaaaaale. Depressing. Boring. Dull. Virtuous. Farty. Tough.

Wrong, it’s none of those*. And at this time of year, it’s a godsend to the vegetable gardener. 699 more words


Our Future Is Now

I remember working for the Jefferson Times in the early eighties as if it were yesterday. Well I don’t remember everyday as if it were yesterday, just a few highlights of my 3 1/2 years there as a reporter, photographer and ad salesman. 950 more words

Describe Your Ride

The 2015 Garden Plan - Growing The Food That Feeds The Family

2015 is here – and that means its time to turn our full attention to this year’s garden plan!

Getting the plan in order now allows us plenty of time to get our saved seeds ready – and order the ones we need to be ready to start indoors in the coming months. 999 more words

Life In The Garden

The Gift Of Garlic

I packaged this garlic for a local event raffle. We love giving gifts from our garden, even if it is winter. Besides the fact that there is no cost to us for buying this gift, the benefits of eating the garlic is beyond what we could charge anyway. 18 more words

Doing Things For Cheap

Twin Pines Gardening Guide

In case you missed our last post How Twin Pines Interprets Your Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes, Twin Pines has decided to create this Gardening Guide primarily as a way to teach our readers how to start growing their own fruits and vegetables, after collecting many Thanksgiving recipes that featured specific and easy-to-grow produce. 2,314 more words

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Homemade Dough-nuts

I had to make a video for this one just because it SOUNDS so good to make these. I use my regular bread dough and save some for these treats. 32 more words

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