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Pear Canning

We have a variety of pears that take forever to get soft enough to eat.  They usually end up on the ground and are fair game for the yellow jackets before I collect them.  181 more words

Cottage Gardening

Losing my mind

I try to lose my mind at least once a day. My mind is a terribly busy place – full of distractions, lists, chores. Living from my head is not nearly as fulfilling as living from my heart. 131 more words

Drawing On My Heart

Garden Maintenance--Where Did My Morning Go?

Sling for a Melon                                                    Butternut Squash

Leaving a second cup of coffee on the counter, I ducked outside–just to water the containers on the back porch, mind you…  Two hours later, I am reheating the coffee in the microwave and wondering how my morning  schedule was destroyed. 741 more words

Cottage Gardening

GROWING LETTUCE

GROWING LETTUCE

Lettuce is one crop we can grow here in Montana over a longer season than most vegetables.  Lettuce and many greens can be direct-seeded as early as March 21, even though the soil is still cool.  509 more words

Cottage Gardening