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Another ZigZag: I'm Dyeing 

I’m dyeing for fun. Oh My God, I had SO MUCH FUN.

We just finished the natural dye workshop, the Memphis Botanuc Garden, that I mentioned in the post about hunting pokeweed. 218 more words


Black Walnut

“There is nothing more pathetic than caution

when headlong might save a life,

even, possibly, your own.”  –Mary Oliver


One of Nature's Mysteries to Solve


These long, long leaves may not be too familiar to many of you…but we squirrels love them. What tree is it?

Check back with you later! 226 more words

Backyard Habitat

Adami: Another walnut tree falls on Daniel Avenue, despite bylaw meant to protect Ottawa's urban forest

The City of Ottawa has another chance to flex its muscles with its tree conservation bylaw — over another black walnut in the same neighbourhood, no less. 747 more words

Local News

Woodworking is Work.

I’ve really realized lately that there’s a lot of work to woodworking, which you would think I would’ve caught by the term “woodworking”… but somehow I overlooked it at the beginning, ha. 304 more words

Black Walnut

Black Walnut (Juglans Nigra)

There are many types of walnut but in this article I’ll be referring to the black walnut (Juglans Nigra). Whilst the walnut grows in other areas of our world most walnut trees are to be found in the USA. 402 more words

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