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A Welcome Bloom: GBBD, April 2015

I am a day late posting for bloom day because I just got home yesterday after a week and a half away. What a difference ten days can make at this time of year! 193 more words

Seasons

New Growth!

It’s no joke! I have new growth showing in my garden. Although there are still some large snow piles in parts of the garden, like the north-facing deck border. 124 more words

Seasons

An Inside Look - The Sonoma Coast- Cold Climate Winemaking

The Sonoma Coast is the largest winemaking Appellation in Sonoma County. Out of the major appellations of Sonoma county however, it has the least planted acres of vineyards. 1,217 more words

Wine

STARING INTO THE TEETH OF WINTER

Winter is coming! Winter is in full force actually, so I thought I would write about it. This post is dedicated to all who read my blog from Brazil. 2,035 more words

Wisdom

Grow Citrus in Sub-Zero Temps?

How fascinating to learn that Sepp Holzer, from the neighborhood known as “Austria’s Siberia”, has successfully grown citrus on the mountainside!

From the Sepp Holzer’s Permaculture… 204 more words

Gardening

Electronics don't really like the cold

Recently I’ve had some car troubles. Well, I always I always have in some form, but when the car you’re driving decides to leave you standing in the yard of your customers’ factory, then something is wrong. 1,047 more words

Design

Designing for the climate

I live in western Wisconsin. We can get as warm and humid as the Gulf Coast in August and as bitterly cold and snowy and dry as inland Alaska in January (Anchorage has a higher average winter temperature than ours). 1,360 more words

Design