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This Week's Full Moon Goes By Several Names

DENVER (CBS4) – July’s full moon appeared in Colorado overnight Tuesday, and could be seen lingering over the mountains Wednesday morning.

This time of year, the full moon is called the Full Buck Moon. 77 more words


Strawberry Moon Walk

The phases of the moon influence tides and other liquid phenomena.  Farmers have traditionally used the moon phases to plan planting and harvest schedules.  The Farmer’s Almanac… 162 more words


Summer Solstice

The sun has not yet climbed above the horizon, but already I am out of bed and at the keyboard.  Last night before going to bed I closed my windows, since the temperature had fallen and the evening was cool.  411 more words


Strawberry Moon

Summer Solstice June 20th, 2016 Coincides With A Rare Full Strawberry Moon In Sagittarius. This Combination Hasn’t Taken Place In The Northern Hemisphere Since The Summer of Love… 231 more words


Catching Up #4: Chaos and Wonder

I know next to nothing about gardening. Every Spring I skim garden blogs and whatever books people lend me, throw seeds into the ground and hope for the best. 700 more words


boom, crash

“Sopping, and with no sign of stopping, either- then a breather.
Warm again, storm again- what is the norm, again?
It’s fine, it’s not, it’s suddenly hot: 12 more words


good day to plant

According to Farmersalmanac.com, yesterday and today are good planting days, so I filled this little raised bed with seeds today. Looking forward to more planting days. 20 more words