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Corn, Bacon & Beet Greens

Tuesday is CSA pickup day. Farmer Fred excels at growing greens, so a big salad has become part of my weekly ritual. But, as the thermometer climbs, the delicate lettuces are giving way to more heat tolerant crops. 320 more words


A New Start

The adventure has begun and the journey is at its start. Come with me and lets see this world and the beauty that is in it.


leafy greens

We all know we should get plenty of greens everyday, but I’m not talking about food today.  And house plants are always a pleasant and refreshing addition to the home, but what if you don’t exactly have a green thumb?   28 more words


Kale, kale, and more Kale

Kale has an eagerness to flourish known by many santa cruz gardeners. The fresh foggy air and mild central coast climate nourish kale plants throughout their lifecycle. 102 more words


Buzz Buttons

You may have run across something called Buzz Buttons in your salad or a specialty drink at your favorite restaurant. They are great fun to add… 392 more words

Container Gardening

Trains, bikes, hills + pals

Well it was pretty damp at times, but it’s been a great wee weekend. Friday evening spent in the pub talking quotas and how to support more women to stand as candidates; Saturday with South Lanarkshire Greens at the Carnwath Agricultural Show and then with pals in East Lothian; and today catching up with an old friend after a driving lesson. 466 more words

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There’s something truly wonderful about flowers that turn around as the sun goes through its daily path. We found these beauties at the market yesterday – and they make my whole place look happier. 9 more words