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Pennsylvania Woman Charged With Peanut Neglect

Ok, not really…but I should be! In the beginning of the summer, I planted some peanut seeds in one of my garden beds. It was the first time that I grew peanuts, but it was one of those “wouldn’t it … 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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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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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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You Have Not Won Yet Grasshopper!

Over the weekend, I pulled the last of the garlic, a few surviving beets and some of the onions. We had to clear some beds that were eaten by grasshoppers (turnip greens, beans and beets). Grrrrrrrr. My husband stopped by … Continue reading

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Have You Seen My New Planter?

Awhile ago, as I was cleaning out our sunroom in order to make a dressing room, I found myself having to do something with an old Singer sewing machine stand. It does not have a sewing machine and is missing … Continue reading

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Stone Plant Markers

Here’s a great gardening project when you find yourself with leftover spray paint, or even regular paint. Grab a few small stones or rocks (with at least one smooth side) and give them a coat of paint. You can then … Continue reading

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