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Sweet potatoes

Surprise!  Despite the lack of posts this year, the garden does still exist. I still hope to write a sweet corn recap post as well, but will document the 2016 Sweet Potato harvest first. 96 more words

Vegetable Garden

Sweet Potatoes!

I have been watching my sweet potato plants like a hawk for the last month to see when they will be ready and to make sure they were dug up before any hard frosts hit so I wouldn’t lose the crop. 1,475 more words


City of Alexandria Begins King-Beauregard Intersection Improvements Project | News Release | City of Alexandria

For Immediate Release: June 21, 2016

On June 18, City of Alexandria officials broke ground at the intersection of King and Beauregard Streets, kicking off the official start of construction for the King-Beauregard Intersection Improvements project. 145 more words


Attempting sweet potatoes

This year I’ve been trying to focus less on ‘novelty’ vegetables and more on things that’ll actually grow and that I’ll eat. I think I came to this conclusion after running out of recipes for the hundreds of kilos of oka I dug from the ground*. 542 more words

Allotment Gardening

Sweet potatoes and a near-frost

The low temperature reported by the garden weather station was 29.1 degrees this morning. It ended up colder than forecast and I was a little worried this morning about what I might come home to after work. 79 more words

Vegetable Garden

King-Beauregard Intersection Improvements Project to Begin | News Release | City of Alexandria

King-Beauregard Intersection Improvements Project to Begin
For Immediate Release: May 16, 2016
The City of Alexandria will soon begin the King-Beauregard Intersection Improvements Project. This project includes roadway and sidewalk improvements, as well as the construction of new medians and a 10-foot shared use path on portions of King Street. 188 more words


Dear Miss Nelle

Dear Miss Nelle –

I never had the honor of meeting you, and I hope you wouldn’t mind me greeting you so informally. Your story and mine are intertwined in ways many would not have imagined possible. 699 more words

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