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Spike of Spice

Today was a great day to work in the garden. Or in the greenhouse, rather.

I transplanted some stuff I had started in the house, into pots in the garden. 119 more words


Growing Things: Repurpose egg cartons and packing peanuts in your garden

One of the things I enjoy most about writing this column is the interaction with my readers. I get thanked for helping, I get chastised when they disagree with what I said, and from time to time I get unsolicited tips. 664 more words


The Green Man

I remember you, gold flashing under the sky.

Wandering from the path, my small body crawling between vines.

You wore a garment woven from the Earth. 53 more words


The good work 

When we bought our house we knew we would have a lot of work to do. Inside it was mostly cosmetic work, but the outside was severely neglected. 282 more words

Life Lessons

More mysteries to explore at CSULB. Whats growing there?

Among trees, plants, and manicured lawns there are other things growing.  Miraculous things.  What are these things?  Minds!  Talent!, Ideas!, and creativity!  By Alice Andreini… 223 more words

Long Beach

Fresh Air

The barest hint of green is starting to emerge from the earth. It is almost as if the Green Man has a stubbly beard. Funnily enough, this is one of my favorite times of year to hike. 72 more words


Growing Things: Store your extra seeds in the freezer

Q: I recently bought new seeds for the year, but my garden is not big and I will not being able to use all the seeds at once. 605 more words