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Backyard Solutions

I’ve been living in my yard for a lot of years, and I’m learning what works for me.

When our children outgrew the swing set my husband made, we pulled down the kid’s swings and replaced them with a swing everyone can use. 141 more words

My Yard

My lemon trees!

Walking through my garden yesterday before the drizzle set in, I was looking at my lemon trees. When moving here one of the first things I planted was a lemonade lemon tree. 187 more words

How to Garden with One Finger

The advantage of gardening with one finger is that it requires very little effort on the part of the person with the finger. My wife happens to have a master’s degree in gardening with one finger. 491 more words


Have you ever tried This kind of cake?

Many gardeners make zucchini bread from their harvest. My Aunt Ree makes many,many loaves of this delicious bread for family and friends every summer with zucchini from her garden.   173 more words


religion’s hypocritical chicken shoot bullets fired

there happens to be a single working mother residing in omaha, nebraska who utilized her backyard for organic gardening, along with keeping a half a dozen hens to assist with her adolescent son’s health issues. 414 more words

Stacy Williams

Grow Food, Not Lawns

A gardener is born.

In August of 2013, I moved from San Francisco, where I had lived for over 20 years, to Portland, Oregon. I moved in large part because I wanted to have a garden. 762 more words

Backyard Gardening

Nature takes all shapes and forms...The simple pleasures of my backyard.

Nature takes all shapes and forms…The simple pleasures of my backyard.