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How a Plant Killer Plans a Garden

I grew up a farmer’s daughter. I was taught from a young age how to care for animals and growing things. I knew what nutrients were needed to grow rows and rows and rows of corn before other kids even took a natural science course. 722 more words

Wisconsin Photographer


I’ve been sitting on this poem for a while, not entirely sure what to do with it. I loved how it came out, but I kept feeling like there was something wrong. 236 more words

Creative Writing

The Seminole Pumpkin

I joined a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program. As part of a CSA my local farmers bring me a box of vegetables each week – delivered right to my office! 420 more words


Gardening Dreams

I start thinking about gardening when the calendar says it’s mid-February. The days are getting longer and the temperature reaches into the forties and on the rare day into the fifties. 434 more words

Other Adventures

One Sudsy Greenhouse

The Spring is nearing, it’s getting warmer.

The roses are fed.

You know, Dear Reader, I often the need to frame these posts a special way. 731 more words

Gluten Free

Ahh Toot Toot

Recently, a coworker said that it must be interesting to see what I am like when no one is watching. As creepy as this sounds, I think what he was trying to convey is that I am doing a terrible job of not being a weirdo (case in point, this blog) and figures I unravel even further when left unattended. 621 more words