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Garden Blooms

I don’t think that this post needs many words at all, the beautiful flowers in my garden say it all. What is …

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July

The first truly hot days of summer have arrived. As always, snap pea season abruptly ended in the crispy few days in …

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Our Faery Garden

Our faery garden continues to grow. When last I spoke of it we had just added parsley, rosemary and oregano. Since then …

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Spring Planting

After a little bit of a delay (rain, rain, rain) we finished sowing the remainder of our Spring crops. Red and Yukon …

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Winter Wrap Up

And so the 2014 gardening season kicks off! Caswallon, the kids and I have been out this week tilling, weeding, compost sifting …

Today in our garden…

Cherries and snap peas! So climbing on one’s aluminium shed to pick a couple handfuls of cherries was probably not the wisest …

Recycled Seed Starting Trays

Here is another guest post by the lovely Andrea Parrish. She writes here on occasion to scratch a blogging itch she has, …

Oh. My. Goodness.

In the closet of the craft room downstairs, we have our tomato starts. My son is the self appointed waterer of said …

Spring Flowers

I have two flowering trees of unspecified type on our property. I assume they are of the fruiting variety since “fruit trees” …

Planting Peas

We built a prepped the soil, built a trellis and planted our first crop of the year (and of this new home) …