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So Glad I’m a Gardener

We are under a Winter Storm Warning with ice, 4-7 inches of snow and high winds expected during the next 24 hour period. I have started receiving my garden seed catalogs in the mail and of course am making plans … Continue reading

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Waiting for the perfect day . . . and waiting, and waiting . . .

Again this year, the weather has been quite uncooperative. Rainy days, when I’m free to work, have kept me inside while the garden “screams” for attention. Last year’s dead leaves still lay next to this year’s new growth and my … Continue reading

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Fruits of My Labor

Today I harvested enough tomatoes, green peppers and onions to can 10 quarts of tomatoes for use when the snow flies. This was the third largest harvest I’ve had this year. My guess is that the move, from the old … Continue reading

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Update on “One Garden Underway”

These are updated pictures of the circular garden that was planted for the first time this summer. As you can see the tomato plants just flourished with the rich soil. I was mistaken in thinking that there wasn’t going to … Continue reading

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One Garden Underway

Since I last posted, I’ve had a chance to work on the circular garden. We had several days of heavy rains and although it wasn’t terribly conducive to working in the garden, once it finally stopped, weeding was REALLY easy. … Continue reading

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So Much To Do – So Little Thyme

I’m still waiting until the actual school year is finished before I can spend the kind of time I really need in the yard. Switching from one 500 square foot garden to a circular 24 foot plot has proved to … Continue reading

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