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If We Could Turn Back Time...

Yesterday I got a “911” email from my wife at work. A big yellow dog was in our children’s clubhouse trying to attack our kids’ rabbit. 335 more words

10 components of the best organic kitchen garden

Building an organic garden is a topic complex enough for a whole dissertation. Every garden is different. Climate, weather conditions, soil, position of your garden, neighbours :) … everything will affect your successful growing. 1,088 more words

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Compost vs Mulch, What's the Difference?

Sometimes, as anyone learning a new language can tell you, even words that have different dictionary meanings can take on new meanings. For gardeners the terms compost and mulch are two terms that are sometimes used interchangeably.. 1,340 more words


Why and how to compost

Dogs… Vermin… Smell… These are just a few reasons why many people try to avoid composting and get away with ready-to-use commercially available liquid feeds in their gardens. 629 more words

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The thieving deer keep coming back..

Yep! The thieving deer are back. We turned our compost into what is called a leaf mold (my husband said that’s the proper name for it). 123 more words


Progress Isn't Always Progress

This post isn’t about plant-based diets. This post is about being green and living simply. I feel like the two go hand in hand.

There is a certain category of activities that were commonplace 50, 75, or 100 years ago that are no longer seen as worth doing anymore. 368 more words

Blessings from the Compost Pile

God blesses us in many ways. Sometimes he surprises us with the yummiest things. My husband and I have been composting for a couple of years now. 225 more words