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November bumblebee

I have been wondering whether to cut down the phacelia in the front garden, especially since it was somewhat affected by the frost on Monday. … 126 more words


Heuchera on the move

Since 1) discovering the concept of a forest garden and 2) changing my front lawn into a garden proper, I have been looking forward to this day. 200 more words


An obstacle overcome

You know when there is a job you need to do and until it’s done others have to wait? I’ve had one such in the form of a large paving stone sitting underneath my kitchen windowsill. 187 more words


It's times like these

I’ll be honest; renovating has produced so much rubbish I am almost afraid to show it. Quick, look at this cute pic of my daughter playing in our new (still unfinished and unfurnished) living room! 686 more words

Simple Living

CNPS Takes It to the Capitol!

On September 14, CNPS and partners celebrated the launch of Save Our Water’s “Fix It For Good” public education campaign by breaking ground on the Capitol landscape conversion project with a sheet mulch demonstration on the East Lawn of the Capitol. 301 more words

Best Practices

Permaculture Gardening - Planting pumpkin, rockmelon, tumeric, ginger and tomatoes

Sheet-mulching a “dead” area of the vegetable garden to improve the soil and make it drought resistant.
Then planting pumpkin, rockmelon, tumeric, ginger and tomatoes.

The Vegetable Garden