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checking in on the garden: november 2014

Happy Weekend Eve! How was your Monday thru Friday? Things were good around here, just enjoying the weather, working for the Man and you know, living life.  We’ve got a birthday party this weekend, I’m meeting up with my mentee … Continue reading

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checking in on the garden: May 2014

How’s it going? So, I know I’ve bragged about our garden this year (see here and here) and I’m seriously just so freaking impressed with it that I’m not even about to take all the credit! No kidding, I was just telling … Continue reading

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checking in on the garden: april 2014

So, I’m pretty proud of my garden right now! It’s the best it’s ever been and I’m feeling all smart and stuff.  Like, I might actually have the hang of this whole growing food to eat business.  Heck, I even have … Continue reading

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feeling thorny – rose care

When we checked in on the garden last, I promised I’d give you some tips on taking care of roses.  I recently attempted pruning back my rose bushes and I gotta tell you, it’s not relly much fun. After getting … Continue reading

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checking in on the garden: September 2013

Happy Sunday! And Football Season! And the promise of Autumn! I hope everyone is having a great weekend.  Ours is ending very nice indeed.  I planned to get some pretty extensive yard work done today, but Mother Nature had other … Continue reading

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checking in on the garden

It’s been several months now since I started our spring garden, and we are finally ready for our first (small) harvest! While I wish things would grow a little faster, I’m pretty proud of how far some of our plants … Continue reading

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curb appeal

So I spent yesterday doing yard work, and I’m definitely paying for it today.  But I got a lot done, and I’m pretty proud of myself dang it! I cut back all the frost bitten plants in the yard, got … Continue reading

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