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Pruning Fruit Trees

Saturday was sunny and not too cold, the perfect weather for pruning our fruit trees. Does pruning also hold a bit of mystery for you? I have studied the topic, and while the basics were clear, it remained a mysterious art to me for years. 399 more words

Bare Root

Preparing for out of town guests/ No one likes a stinky house!

There’s nothing more exciting than having out of town family or friends staying with you for a few days! It goes without saying that you want to clean your house, but did you know the first things most people notice is what your home smells like and clutter? 419 more words

Natural Remedies

Library Books Are Probably Really Dirty

Hello! I have not talked much about this but I sort of worry about my health a lot. I am only 17 and probably very healthy but I just worry about getting sick sometimes. 359 more words


Modern Cinderella and a Timeless Tradition

She’s gone, kidnapped by her niece for a couple hours and the house is finally mine. For a moment, I stand in the middle of the living room feeling the silence of alone, before an energy takes me over and I jump into cleaning the house, without my grandmother micromanaging me. 107 more words


Cleaning House

Sanitize time! There is no way I’m going to get it all done today but I have been working on sanitizing our place after our illnesses. 137 more words


Poetry Advent Calendar: Window Fifteen - The Walking Dead

Moss means go
germs now seep
scrape a fingernail
wait for the beep

algae green
button red
The Walking Dead

This window is on the Graham Road, Malvern at the lights just outside Greenlink. 10 more words


19 Places I Bet You Haven’t Cleaned In Your Kitchen In Awhile, If Ever (and quick cheater ways to get it done now)

The Easy-Peasy

-Canisters…In my kitchen, I use canisters (crocks) to hold my kitchen utensils, like tongs, spatulas, slotted spoons, etc.  If you have canisters holding anything, dump them out and give the canisters a quick wash AT LEAST every 6 months…you’ll be astonished what accumulates in them, even if it’s just dust! 2,534 more words

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