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New Camera Test

So I finally decided to plunge ahead and buy the camera I’ve had my eye on. First, let me say that I don’t claim to be a photographer. I just love to take pictures. Of everything. And everyone. A friend … Continue reading

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Ugly Duckling Tomato Sauce

Does everyone remember the fairy tale of the ugly duckling? The poor thing wasn’t liked so much because he wasn’t “beautiful”? Have you noticed that the trend for produce has been the same? If that head of cabbage isn’t formed … 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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My Days Are Scheduled By My Garden

It’s funny how this time of year, I find myself rearranging appointments or other obligations because I had a larger harvest than expected. Or my peppers are getting soft. Or I need more jars… Those that don’t grow their own … Continue reading

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The Mighty Plantain

For quite a while now I have read about the healing qualities of the common weed, the Plantain. I now have witnessed its powers personally! While at the farm over the weekend, my husband was clearing some weeds around the … Continue reading

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Take THAT Garden Critters and Hello There Katy!

As part of our master plan to keep critters and grasshoppers from munching on our green beans, hubby and I built a screen box out of old window screens and placed it over the newly planted green bean bed. The … Continue reading

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Garden Goodness

For the first time in a long time, I have good news to report about the garden. The recent rain has brought life back to the garden and the veggies are performing like they’re trying to get an Academy Award! … Continue reading

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