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What in the World Is Permaculture?

I wrote a little bit about permaculture earlier this week in reviewing our fencing plans for the property, so for those of who (like me) are quite new to this concept, I thought I would share a few resources that I’ve been finding excellent aids to my learning. 187 more words


Blooming Bougainvillea

The weather is pretty warm in recent weeks. Grasses and leaves turned brown. However, our bougainvillea is blooming 😉

Happy Weekends, SLC

Simple Living

Any day now.....

This echevaria moranii takes forever to go from bud to bloom. This flower spike started I swear two months ago.


The Eclectic Garden

   I didn’t walk, I ran, to the gardening centre today because it’s Friday and like most people, I do my hard gardening labour on the weekends. 183 more words

Mary Mary Quite Contrary

Mary Mary Quite Contrary,

how does your garden grow?

With Pot & Hash

& Poppies

and just- a -bit

of Can-na-bis

lined up all in… 55 more words


Inside or Outside: Which to Choose When Starting Plants From Seed

Lesson 9

If you’re feeling ambitious and want to start all (or at least a few) of your plants from seed, the question is: should you start them indoors or outdoors?

Homestead Diary Week Ending April 29th

On Saturday the kids and I traveled out to Homestead Buddy’s place again. They got to feed and pet bunnies, collect chicken eggs, ride on his ATV, and other cool things. 900 more words