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Gardening

Planning the Spring Garden

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FacebookTwitterDiggPinterestYummlyStumbleUponemailPrintSpring…it’s wonderful, isn’t it? I so look forward to the warmth of spring after braving winters chill. Spring brings back the use of our patio and garden. Steve and I love the outdoors and in the warmer months, our backyard tends to be exactly where you can find us. After…

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The Front Porch

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FacebookTwitterDiggPinterestYummlyStumbleUponemailPrintEver since I was a little girl I coveted an amazing front porch. I would point a chubby finger to every one I saw & say, “I want to live there!” All through my childhood and adolescence, my parents didn’t listen. We lived in a suburban 1960’s brick home with…

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Garden Herbs – Sorrel

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FacebookTwitterDiggPinterestYummlyStumbleUponemailPrintI don’t know about you but I am ready for Spring. This week it is pure sunshine and, violá – The garden springs to life.  We have a few weeks before I can put out all of the plants but there are some perennials are in their prime right now.  The…

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What do you do with Tomatillos?

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FacebookTwitterDiggPinterestYummlyStumbleUponemailPrintWhat do you do with Tomatillos? I hear that all the time when I’m dispersing tomatillos every year. At first glance they are a bit funny looking with their husks.  They are a staple of Mexican cuisine, the green color and tartness they lend to any dish is amazing.  Late…

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