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A Peek @ Our Indoor Seeding Operations

There are lots of great things you can grow in your vegetable garden from seed. This is the kind of gardening kids learn about in picturebooks – dig a hole in the ground, put in a seed, add water, and wait. 687 more words


Peat Glorious Peat

Peat Day

Today was our first day out looking at peat. We visited Flow Moss, a site currently undergoing restoration.  The site is temporarily fenced off to remove it as grazing pasture. 238 more words

The first green shoots

It may still be winter outside, but indoors there are the first signs of spring.

On the windowsill in my office I have my seed potatoes chitting. 292 more words

Gardening And Growing

The cats are out of the bag and breeding

First there were 6 now they’re 4. Just like cats everywhere they breed. I saw the mother come through the nursery a couple of months ago and thought I would put up with her if she kept the rat population down. 164 more words


... and some more

I’d made one more vessel and added a crown of copper wire to this one as well. First I coloured the metal with a chemical called ‘liver of sulphur’. 93 more words

Fiber Art

'fluffy' metal

This is the new version of the pot that I showed in a previous post.

Dit is een aangepaste versie van de pot die ik in een eerder… 148 more words

Distant Stitch