Category Archives: Garden Tips

I Can’t Believe That I Am STILL Processing Tomatoes!

It’s November. It’s cold. My tomato plants have been gone a long time. The tomatoes have not. At the end of the season, I gathered every green tomato that those plants could offer and brought them home. I made Green … Continue reading

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Waste Nothing of That Garden Goodness

After we returned from vacation on Saturday, we spent the day at the farm on Sunday to play catch up. The fall crops are doing well and there was minimal harvesting necessary. The carrot bed was out of control. I … Continue reading

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Save Those Seeds!

With the end of gardening season quickly approaching, I find myself gathering and sorting seeds from the plants that did well in our garden this year. Saving seeds is easy, economical and gives you a certain sense of accomplishment when … Continue reading

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Fighting The Blight

For the third year in a row, our tomato plants have blight. Last year, it destroyed our entire crop before we could get any tomatoes. This year, we are able to stay a little ahead of the blight and are … Continue reading

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Garden Update and My Solar Cell Phone

It was another productive weekend at the farm, filled with beautiful weather, a moderate harvest and enjoying what the world has to offer. We didn’t get much done on Saturday, as hubby was recuperating from a nasty 24 hour bug. … Continue reading

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Weeds Anyone? Why Yes Please!

First, I’d like to apologize for the lack of posts this past week. I had my gall bladder removed and have been slowly doing more and more. I overdid it on Sunday and certainly paid for it. (But those black … Continue reading

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Carpet Fresh – ER

Ok, we all know that product that you sprinkle on your carpets and then vacuum up to make your home smell fantabulous. Since I have a real concern with anything that lists fragrances in its ingredients, I’d rather make a … Continue reading

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