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Propagating A Post – work in progress

Before we can post about growing your own food, we need to have something to show you. So in late March this is about as far as 2017’s vegetables have progressed.  71 more words

Finding The Basics

First harvest ...

It doesn’t seem very momentous, to snip some herbs from a pot on the patio and bring them inside, but it’s more the intention setting behind it that’s important.   57 more words

Self Sufficiency

Voluntary Simplicity: In the Garden

Simple living, or voluntary simplicity isn’t a new concept in this household, but it is one that gets constantly edited, it evolves and gets reassessed as needed. 696 more words

Rambles, Waffles And Digressions

Get Ready---

I have something exciting to show you today. Are you ready?  Ok —

Tadumm!! WOW!!  The garlic is UP! – isn’t it beautiful?

Could it be that last fall’s kale will over-winter and start up again in spring? 627 more words

Sustainable Living

CEOs Grow their Own?

Salad greens picked this December morning – not that big  a deal for a full-time grower, but we aren’t that. Edward and I struggle to fit gardening into our schedules. 792 more words


The Eco Gardener


Changing faces of a garden

That shows us colour all year through

Keeping pace with weeding and

All other things we do


Dead heading your flower beds… 161 more words


The Potager in the Summer

I have really enjoyed spending most of my time at the back of the house, with the dog pottering around or chasing the cat, the rabbits lounging in the sun and the addition of the ducks quacking around….Looking forward to a few more additions next year! 35 more words