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One for the Porcupine

So, you think you’re going to build a trail system across the porcupine’s trail to an orchard’s compost pile, eh, and water some trees along it to protect the people on the trail from spray drift from the orchard. 110 more words

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Border Stone Tree Rings

We love tree rings and chocolate gravel. But these tree rings are our new favorite at 2 J’s & Sons.

Cut border stone works great for edging walkways, garden beds and as tree rings. 65 more words


In Praise of Scotch Thistles

B.C. Hydro, our provincial power provider, is a responsible citizen, and poisoned these invasive thistles last year.

It’s the regulation. One wants to protect cattle range from inedible weeds. 90 more words

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Bodyweight workout 1

Here is a great simple bodyweight workout for home, park or travel. No equipment required. You can do it with short 20-30 second rests or go through in a circuit fashion. 25 more words


Wedding Yard Makeover

This great yard boasts a wonderful lake view. It also makes a wonderful place to host a summer wedding, or in this case two.

We moved flowerbeds, built a couple of new ones. 91 more words