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June in the Garden

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Though the blog title suggests otherwise, I was so busy with the garden that I, ahem, missed the March to May “in the garden” posts I had planned on doing. Now all of a sudden it’s June, the garden has … Continue reading

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Quick Garden Update

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I’ve been doing a lot of garden related things and not much blogging lately, but once we get through the initial sowing and planting and things get growing in the garden there should be lots to share and more photos. … Continue reading

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Grow Write Guild #2 – Dream Garden

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Grow Write Guild – Prompt 2 – Dream Garden (check out the link to You Grow Girl) When I first considered this writing prompt, a feeling of garden giddiness descended, along the lines of a “if I won the lottery” … Continue reading

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Blog Catchup… then transplant (repeat to infinity)

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I’ve been a little tardy with blog posts since I’ve been spending most of my evenings lately transplanting seedlings into larger pots (hooray!) so this is a catchup/roundup post which is heavy on photos and links and low on verb-age. … Continue reading

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Grow Write Guild #1: My First Plant

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Check out the Grow Write Guild at You Grow Girl. Maybe you’ll want to join in. :) #1 My First Plant: My actual first plant was likely some big leafy green monstrosity that I bought when I moved out on … Continue reading

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Making Ketchup From Canned Tomatoes

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Like most people, I have always been a Heinz ketchup person. When I was young I can remember my Grandma buying IGA brand ketchup because it was cheaper – it did not taste anything like the spicy zip of Heinz. … Continue reading

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Seeds, cheese and a new vinegar experiment

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Lots of seeds started now in the veggie grow-op, a heat-mat makes a huge difference in how fast germination occurs. Onions, leeks, peppers, eggplants, tomatoes and celery all started. Each of the small pots contains 6-25 seeds which potted out … Continue reading

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