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2019-05-26 The Start of Something Beautiful

I’ve spent a good deal of quality time with my garden this weekend. I’m behind schedule for the year as I normally would like to have all my veggies and annuals in the ground shorty after Mother’s Day (by that day all threat of overnight frost has passed). 632 more words


Outdoor Projects

Summer Time, well not officially but sure feels like it. The sun is out and the day is warm especially here in Wisconsin. When it feels like summer than you got to pull out all the summer projects and in hope of at least finishing one of them. 694 more words


You know how you walk around, a completely normal-ish person, and you say things like, “I like bread, teenagers are spooky, I truly never learned anything in Economics class, and Nirvana is overrated.” You know that? 54 more words


The Darling Buds- Gladiolus

When my grandmother grew too


to garden

we would sneak into her yard and

carefully plant flowers that would

appear miraculously

when she looked out her window… 90 more words

On A Day Like Today

on a day like today
sunshine smiling
I’ll putter away

rain showers
softened the ground
perked up flowers

pulling weeds
to make room for
planting seeds… 18 more words

The Great Old (Red) Duke of York

Our second harvest of 2019 was our Red Duke of York potatoes that we planted on 26 January. The plants haven’t done too badly, but with some of the weather we’ve had, they’ve taken a bit of a battering. 172 more words