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Earth Day: Gardening 101

I decided to re-start the garden in my backyard this year, despite the fact that I haven’t got a clue how to actually do it. After much research and trial and error, I created my own unique course for the first time gardener, which, dear readers, I am going to share with you right here: 660 more words

Earth Day

The Heat is On!

Garden update- “Week -2”, most of the seedlings I planted a few weeks ago can now rightfully be called plants, they have endured several bitter cold nights, and are growing steadily and stronger, the only casualty so far was the Swiss chard (with a name like that I thought it would be more cold hardy… go figure). 351 more words

Vegetable Garden

Harvest Monday (on Wednesday, April 21, 2014

A belated HappyEarth Day to you all!I was busy fighting a computer issue all day yesterday. Don’t ask me what happened to Monday, because I don’t remember. 559 more words

Seeds in the ground: an act of faith

By Dan Grubbs

Putting seed in the ground is an act of faith, or an act of hope, if you prefer. For us, it’s a sure sign that the season has changed and I’m optimistic about the last frost. 386 more words

Earth Day 2014

As y’all may remember from last year I love Earth Day. It is such a great way to remember that we need to take care of our surroundings and this beautiful amazing home that was given to us. 61 more words


Return to the garden.

I haven’t been here in a while. I got married. I moved. I relocated my two cats to the new home. There was lots of stress and no blogging. 97 more words


A beautiful spring day and a garden plan is hatching

Today it is warmer outside than it is inside our house, readers, and Dan and I are scheming to overhaul our backyard.  If you’ve never visited our home, I can spare you the trip and tell you our yard is ugly.   1,049 more words