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How My Garden Grows

My garden is very happy. The peas, cilantro and chard are delicious. Next up is lettuce and tomatoes. The poppies are blooming like crazy. We have a crop of other wildflowers, nasturiums and potatoes coming up too. We’ve planted a … Continue reading

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A year in the Garden

Mark and I moved to Precita Avenue a year ago. In the last year, ten months actually because I didn’t get out in to the garden until June, I’ve spent many happy hours digging in the back yard and turning … Continue reading

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The Garden Experiment

I’m attempting to start seedlings. So far, more have died than appear viable. If it doesn’t work, I figure it’s a worthy experiment. As insurance, I’m stocking my garden with seedlings from the half off area of the garden store. … Continue reading

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The Great Easter Slug Massacre

I had a lovely weekend. I made two loaves of sourdough bread (with a bread machine), one pumpkin pie, a roasted chicken, matzoh ball soup, and many s’mores…made with Peeps roasted over an open fire. On Saturday, to celebrate the … Continue reading

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Garden Update

Here’s the fava beans two weeks after planting – October 26. Another two weeks – November 2. There are lots of little fava beans coming up. I put this ladder in the yard by this tree for some reason. I … Continue reading

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