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Winter Sown

Mad fury internet research after a friend posted a weird picture of a gallon milk container with ‘Swiss chard & Cilantro’ written on the side. It looked strange. 632 more words

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Winter Wonderland 

How many times does it snow in the South? MAYBE once or twice a year.

Fresh falling snow is an unicorn moment for macro photographers, including amateurs like me. 263 more words

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Gardening in the South (SMEGA) Zone 8

This year (2016) has been a challenge! We had a very early spring and a blistering hot summer that lasted into early October. The fall was warmer than usual and looks like the winter will be too. 515 more words

Stashing, Not Destashing

Forget about KonMari decluttering system at least for this month.

Instead of tossing away clothes that didn’t spark joy. I started playing with them.

Overdyed this mauve dress with purple and shortened it from a maxi to knee length. 270 more words


Sneaky Gardening Success

  1. So far, no neighborhood complaints.
  2. 2 batches of pesto made and frozen
  3. Second harvest of the New Zealand spinach
  4. First pick of yellow peppers EVER!
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Sneaky Gardener

I live in a zero lot house. Meaning there is little lawn to mow, a patio, a few weeds to pluck every week because the ‘garden’ is under 600 square feet total. 440 more words

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Southern Garden Blooming in Fuquay-Varina at the Ballentine-Spence House

We are having a beautiful spring here in Fuquay-Varina. My parents stopped by with some Easter gifts and helped us plant the majority of our spring garden! 148 more words

Ballentine-Spence House