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What I found for free on Craigslist

So during my hibernation in the middle of winter, I found a listing on Craigslist for free houseplants.  A Norfolk Pine (which is doing great) was listed and then a Meyer lemon tree that wasn’t doing so well was included.   381 more words

Homesteading

my house garden mapped

I’ve been getting a few questions about my garden and how I can be growing everything from traditional herbs to potatoes all indoors.  Please keep in mind that some of my planting vessels are re-purposed espresso cups and cereal bowls and very few vessels are large.  253 more words

Inspiration

Summer Lovin'

Though it feels like spring has barely sprung (brr!), my thoughts are meandering into summer, at least as far as the garden’s concerned. While I’m going to plant a few more onions and transplant some lettuce, the spring veggies are pretty well square and just need to do their thing. 445 more words

Growing Vegetables

the nasturtium are not forgotten ...

It’s just that my cousin sent me a packet of viola seeds and so I became curious about the viola.  The seeds have been planted and they are sprouting quite nicely.  148 more words

Inspiration

Sunday on the Homefront: Garden Update

Hey Everyone!

Well, the world seems a little brighter since we have our clear to close. I have not been this stressed out and anxious since Mom died 4 years ago. 701 more words

Homesteading

Late-Night Pottering

My late-night gardening continues.  Because of this, much of the horicultural activity has been taking place in my kitchen. This has resulted in a chaotic kitchen with frequent scatterings of earth underfoot.  85 more words

Gardening

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By The Healthy Eating Site

In the last few years we’ve been bombarded with tons of information about all the hidden additives and harmful chemicals in our food, which is why many people have taken to growing their own from home to create safer and healthier recipes. 454 more words

Vegetables