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Welcome back, now get to work. 

Even with this tiny little property a good starting point can be hard to find when it isn’t tended for a week.

I started in the greenhouse, and I’m glad I did! 186 more words

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The Rhythm of Life

There is a song called ‘The Rhythm of Life’ from the musical ‘Guys & Dolls’ that I was in the chorus of many years ago.  It is a rather incongruous song, which does not fit into the musical in my opinion, but the chorus of it does seem to sum up what Jill and I are trying to achieve in this new adventure that we have been on since I retired from the police. 964 more words


Gardening and Googling: Learning Curves

My grandpa’s greenhouse used to smell pungent and tangy – full of tomatoes. I remember them shooting up to the ceiling, ripening the air with hot green leaves, and my grandpa disappearing below them as he walked to the back of the structure, tending to his plants. 496 more words

Upcycling Has Never Looked So Good

There are many reasons why we take up gardening: pleasure, health, even business. The desire for a more organic lifestyle, the urge to get involved with a growing community. 755 more words


The Garden in June

The weather has turned hot very quickly since summer has officially begun. We are seeing highs in the 90sF.

Box D

Box A

Lawn & Blueberries… 226 more words



This is my third time trying to start a blog! I find it so hard to keep up on writing, plus trying to find a platform that I like, and social media can be so overwhelming already, but hey. 145 more words


Good Morning!

I found this a long time ago and neglected to get the source. There is a signature across the the image between the leaf and the butterfly on the right, but I can’t make it out. 334 more words