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Obelisk Trellis for $10

Obelisk Trellis for $10

Obelisk Trellis for $10 When I was in that in between gardening space this spring, that time where you have bought your seeds and started them but it’s still too cold to plant anything, I was searching for trellis ideas.  Last year we grew pole beans for the first time, […]

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24 commentsJune 12, 2014 at 8:41 amDIY Gardening

Tracing Your Seed Dollar, Where Are Your Seeds From?

Tracing Your Seed Dollar, Where Are Your Seeds From?

Tracing Your Seed Dollar, Where Are Your Seeds From? No compensation, monetary or product wise, was received for this post.  It is entirely written from my own viewpoint and experiences. I recently wrote and article for Green Door Magazine about a local place called the Hudson Valley Seed Library.  To […]

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1 commentJanuary 29, 2014 at 7:45 pmGardening

Garden Fresh Cucumber

Garden Fresh Cucumber

Our home vegetable garden is really starting to take off!  We had lettuce from there last week, and we just picked our first cucumber! We are growing our cucumbers on trellises, up off of the ground.  This was the first one that was ready. Eli was so excited he asked […]

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0 commentsJuly 16, 2013 at 2:41 amGardening

Our First Vegetable Garden

Our First Vegetable Garden

We spent some of Memorial Day weekend working on our very first vegetable garden.  We broke ground.  Turned sod.  Sorted out rocks.  Added fertilizer and garden soil.  And we planted. A mixture of seeds and plants from the garden center went into the ground.  We are looking forward to watching our garden […]

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2 commentsJune 9, 2011 at 3:15 amGardening