CSA haul from Porter Farms, August 2015

Our 1st Year With a CSA

Our family indulged in our first CSA experience this year after I came across this demystifying spreadsheet …

December 02, 2015 in Gardening, Helping The Economy, Kitchen
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Planting garlic in fall.

Growing Garlic

Alt title: Keeping my friends at arms length. I know quite a few people who grow …

November 05, 2015 in Gardening
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Peeling and coring apples for applesauce.

Applesauce For Ages

My parents planted apple trees 30 years ago when they moved into their home. Macoun, …

October 21, 2015 in DIY, Gardening, Kitchen
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Make a PVC trellis to grow giant beans.

Big Beans, PVC, and

My Dad gave us a handful of his giant bean seeds at the end of …

May 27, 2015 in DIY, DIY Network Projects, Gardening
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How I made a bigger garden, sketched.

Merry Garden, 2015

We spent our weekends skiing this winter (right up through the beginning of the month …

April 23, 2015 in Backyard, Gardening
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48" metal fence enclosure in our garden.

Merry Garden, 2014

I never anticipated how hard it would be to garden and landscape in our yard; when …

September 11, 2014 in Backyard, Gardening
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Our Pink Lemonade Blueberry Bush.

Bonus Berries

We’re planning to transplant some of our favorite plants from the backyard of the old …

June 10, 2013 in Backyard, Gardening
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Brown mulch for the gardens.

DIY Network: Weddings + Mulch

You know, I could write to allude that the topics of weddings and gardening mulch …

April 18, 2013 in DIY Network Projects, Gardening, Wedding
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Summer terrarium using a vintage jar.

Terrarium Transplanting

I had a whole bunch of little geometric planters leftover from our winter wedding, so …

March 27, 2013 in Decor, DIY, Gardening
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Our young perennial garden.

Free Garden!

Well, not exactly… but reusing existing plants to create a new garden space in our …

September 21, 2012 in Backyard, Gardening
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