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What My Vermi-Pets Left Behind

Just a little update on my Vermi-Pets.
While further tending to them this morning, I found a little something they left behind after eating my old scrub… this is evidence that Cherokee uses 100% cotton fabric! 8 more words

Pets And Pests


Yes, Vermi-Pets got their calcium supplement today! I’m not sure if the “building strong bones & teeth” cliché applies to them, but they sure are ferocious eaters of food I provide… and I do provide, apart from the usual, banana peel, rotten veggies, coffee grounds, etc ~ worm delicacies like paper napkins & cotton t-shirts. 73 more words

Pets And Pests

Worm Bin Composting: Harvesting the Worm Bin

I have a Worm Factory worm bin inside my house. Actually it is in my dining room right next to our dining room table so if you have even eaten at my house you are sharing a meal with hundreds of worms too. 479 more words

Composting Eggshells

Eggshells are always a great addition to your compost because they provide essential grit for worm’s digestive systems and the calcium in eggshells can help neutralize acidic conditions in your compost pile. 493 more words

Guest Post-Andrea Pommer

I have found a kindred spirit on the internet. She’s a home daycare provider in Indiana that gardens with her kids too! I have been so excited to find a handful of other people who have a passion for teaching their kids to grow food. 499 more words


I Made a Worm Compost Bin

I’ve been reading about making compost with worms (vermicompost) and the benefits of using worm castings in the garden for some time; it’s been on my garden to-do list.   858 more words