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Permablitz, almost here!

We’ve been getting ready for our Permablitz this coming Saturday–a big permaculture work party where 20 or more people gather to do projects in our yard.   152 more words


Cherry Tree ~ Ruskin Bond

via Daily Prompt: Create

Ever since I read today’s prompt, a short story by Ruskin Bond “The Cherry Tree” has been on my mind. I remember reading the story during my English Class in school and I instantly fell in love with the story, the author and the mountains! 431 more words

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Surrey365; Day 94. A bite of the cherry.

Or rather, a peck of the cherry. The fruiting of my neighbour’s cherry tree is a very busy (and noisy!) time in the garden. A variety of birds come to feast, mainly corvids. 45 more words



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Film Mode: F2/Fujichrome (Velvia)


Summer Challenges

This year we extended our vegetable garden quite a bit, while also adding to our permaculture.  We planted a cherry tree and several berry bushes. Unfortunately, after a pretty wet spring, we’ve moved into an early, dry summer. 169 more words


My Weed Problem

No, it’s not what you think.

I’ve had a bit of a dilemma about what to do about my garden.  It’s a fairly small, lawn-covered garden, with flowerbeds around the perimeter, a small concrete area for a shed and some paving slabs.   543 more words