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I do compost, I’m actually in need of a mini bin for the kitchen that I can empty out into the big one in the garden. 148 more words

In between the Weather, we made it after all

Thanks to the garden die-hards and those that don’t read emails on a weekend, we managed to create a pretty good heap earlier today (I also learned that that weather patterns also differ quite a bit in the local area!). 213 more words

Community Garden Activities

People Need Hobbies

A week and a half ago I finally started composting. Yes I know I am late to the game with this but hey, at least I’ve started now, right? 518 more words


Training the Cherry Tree

Today was a day for food forests! My friend Mihku and I went to a tour of Edgewood Nursery in the morning, and then later she showed me how to train the branches of the cherry tree so that it will grow into a good shape for growing and picking cherries. 540 more words


Nearly June Already!

It’s been a while since my last post – I suppose at this glorious but hectic time of year any spare time I’ve had has been spent doing actual gardening rather than writing about it! 740 more words


Compost! An Update on the Mini Bin for the Mini Balcony

“And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.” 734 more words

Planning to Succeed

Did you ever have one of those obnoxious supervisors that said things like, “If you fail to plan then you plan to fail”? I know I have. 768 more words