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Summer Gardening Series: The First Harvest

We’ve been getting the herbs from our garden for a couple of weeks now (rosemary, basil, parsley, and mint (yum – fresh mint tea!)), but today we finally collected our first harvest which weighed in at just about 4 lbs! … Continue reading

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Happy Sunday!

Beautiful Rose after the abundant rain… Enjoy the beauty of God’s creation today. I just wanted to share a couple of beautiful summer flowers with all of you. These are all from our garden/yard. Beautiful Azaleas Cheerful gerbera daisies Bright … Continue reading

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Summer Gardening Series: The Progress by the End of June

Despite numerous challenges that I wrote about yesterday, our garden keeps growing. Partly abundant rains and hot weather might be to blame for that, partly Stan’s vigilance about keeping the critters out of the garden so that they would not … Continue reading

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Summer Gardening Series: The Early Challenges

In my post yesterday, I wrote about how excited we were about starting on the road to raised garden bed gardening and the whole adventure of it. However, we did already have to deal with quite a few challenges. I … Continue reading

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Summer Gardening Series: The Planning and Planting

  After a long bloggy break, I am finally back and ready to blog again. We’ve been busy this past spring, and the summer is not promising to be any less busy, but I wanted to share our raised garden … Continue reading

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Annual spring replanting adventure

I’ve been quite busy yesterday and too tired to post about my indoor gardening escapades. It took me about 4 hours (with the help of my little helpers, of course, and  a lot of explaining on my part of why … Continue reading

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Summer’s harvest

Other than all of the wild blackberries we were able to get this year, our garden is not doing so hot. My husband loves gardening, and has been actively trying to put in a nice garden for the past 3 summers … Continue reading

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