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Yard Work

The weather was awesome yesterday so I and one of my younger cousins spent the day outdoors cleaning up leaves and mowing and trimming hedges and all that fun stuff. 919 more words


The Argument for Houseplants

When we moved to our current home, my husband and I made 5 trips from the old house to the new house just to move houseplants, alone.  278 more words

Salvaged and Spread

Now that the weather has finally moderated it is a great time to be out in the garden.

We took the ute up to the neighbour’s place to collect the first of 2 loads of mulch that they had kindly offered to us.  219 more words


Preparing the Kitchen Herb Garden

There is a lovely small garden bed on the south side of our house that I plan to fill with kitchen herbs this summer. They don’t take much space and I love having them right outside the door so I can just pop out and snip some for whatever I’m cooking. 246 more words


Mulch Can Kill Trees

Mulch can kill trees–that sounds kind of extreme, doesn’t it? But it caught your attention, right? I suppose it would be more accurate to say… 757 more words


Beginnings...a new garden

This last month I’ve begun the task of creating a new garden. I haven’t undertaken such a task for many years, and what a pleasure it is! 393 more words