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Jerry Ayers in Paradise

I have many fond memories of my 19th year, spent almost entirely in Athens, Ga. 1984. A particularly vivid one is visiting Jerry Ayers at Howard Finster’s Paradise Garden. 1,336 more words

Yearly Food Planning for Your Family

Planning a year’s supply of food for each member of your family can seem a daunting task.  Want to grow a large garden, have an orchard and vineyard, grow your own crops, and produce your own oil and sugar?  387 more words


Hmm…. I had one of the funniest dreams…..

I have had in a very long time, early this morning.

A funny video from the news and from Poland. 1,131 more words

Bush Trimming

How to clean the concrete

Whether you are prepping to sell your home or just want to spruce up the concrete in your yard (or driveway) – check out this simple home-made cleaning formula: 6 more words



And now to a bit of a rant about working on a garden in a council house on a council estate that has had past tenants who just didn’t care. 170 more words


Cosmos Varieties

This was my second year growing Cosmos and I am hooked! This year I grew Double Click Bicolor Pink and Sensation Mix from Johnny’s Selected Seed. 132 more words