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How Cold Is It? Frozen.

The high today in Atlanta was twenty-six with a wind chill of two degrees below zero.  Brrrrr!  I can’t remember EVER being this cold.

Just how cold was it?   40 more words

The Daily Bucket

Building a Compost Bin Out of Pallets

It may be too cold outside to plant, but it is the perfect time to plan for the hardscape structures you may want in your garden this spring. 179 more words

Vegetable Gardening Fundamentals

We now have a fully operational composting bin

This was the first weekend since buying our new composting bin that we haven’t had snow in the garden. The sun was out and it was a lovely Spring day – it was the first time in months that we’ve been able to sit outside to have a cuppa too! 101 more words


Composting is not a "Waste" of Time

Originally Posted on July 14, 2008

The benefits of composting are many. I have reduced tremendously the amount of garbage I put out each week. I already recycle paper products, plastic, glass and aluminum. 421 more words

Green Your Environment

Home Composting 101

I’m doing my first small-scale home composting experiment and so far it’s looking pretty good. I did some research online and there was a lot of mention of needing to purchase special containers and organiclesson.comstarter materials. 419 more words


Soup Pot or Compost Bucket?

Guilt is a powerful motivator in my world.  In fact, it’s the reason I started composting so many years ago.  Back when I scraped perfectly good kitchen scraps into my trash can (no garbage disposal due to septic system) I guiltily thought that those scraps could be put to better use.   479 more words

The Daily Bucket

We Got a Compost Bin!

I’m so excited, we got a compost bin!  There was a special voucher program through our city’s Environmental Services Department.  I just completed a form on their website and they emailed me a voucher for $30 towards a compost bin at a local home store/lumber yard. 137 more words