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Magic beans

Our back garden is fascinating: when you dig in the soil you get the worst stuff coming up, like bottle caps and rusty nails and cigarette butts. 98 more words

Like Magic

Day 189

Today I am grateful my little yellow roses are thriving.

This is the first place I’ve lived in, in a very long time, that has the potential for growing things. 53 more words


Moving Day Is Not Much Fun At All...

Well, I’m supposed to be downtown peeking at some fine tech products and such as I type this. Instead, after spending most of today moving a LOT of stuff around I’m about to go up a ladder and spend some time strategically taping a drop cloth from the ceiling around a bunch of stuff so it’s not covered in dust early tomorrow morning. 238 more words


A Not So Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight Is A Good Thing (Mostly)

Those peppers I’m growing on the sunny window are starting to ripen nicely as you can see above and below. I tried one of the smaller ones earlier this week to see if it was hot and it wasn’t at all, which means I can go about the short work of thinking up what to do with a few of the larger ones. 288 more words


It's alive! | Garden Update

You guys!

I can’t even talk about how excited I am. I want to shout it from the rooftops. I HAVE BABY TOMATOES!

Aren’t they just the most beautiful things you’ve… 168 more words


Photo Challenge Week 23


This week I ordered a new camera, with advice and a budget I settled on a Canon Rebel T3. It should come in the mail sometime next week, I am SO EXCITED and also, nervous, because I feel like a nice camera suggests skills, and I don’t really have those. 6 more words