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My Edible Balcony: Container Gardens

Container gardening is not for the faint-hearted. It requires time and a little more patience but if you have little space it is the solution! When I became pregnant with my son I decided I wanted to live near the beach so I could go for beach walks. 572 more words

Urban Permaculture

Butterflies: calling magic into your garden!

I am a true believer of magical creatures! They bring life, colour and sparkles into my garden. Butterflies are one of these magical beings. Their fluttering wings leave tiny vibrations that make my plants happy. 138 more words

Urban Permaculture

Fresh is best! 

There’s nothing better than reaping fresh vegetables from your garden, especially broccoli. Broccoli is one of those vegetables that needs to be eaten right away because it losses the nutrients after it’s been picked. 254 more words


Urban Farmers (Gardeners)

With my hands in the soil since a young age, at times against my will weeding the rows of vegetables grown by my parents, gardening and its bigger cousin farming offer a wonderful calm to my day. 617 more words


06-03-15 Pregnant Again

I may not,

as a man,

be able to carry,

in my belly,


wailing and loving,

but in my arms,

and his,

I can, 23 more words

Ordinary Life

Urban Farmer, Portland

Meetings at some nice offices on Friday morning… I could get used to a terrace like this!

Heading back to my hotel, I was too tired (are we seeing a theme here?) to head out for lunch, so I went to the hotel’s restaurant, Urban Farmer. 72 more words

Instant Gratification

the price of eggs

A quick Google search revealed that I was headed to decent house in a nice ‘hood.

Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and an in-ground swimming pool. 459 more words

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