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Winter Garden

Here is our Winter Garden!!!  We decided to build raised beds and try out the square foot gardening method outlined in Mel Bartholomew’s book.  So far I really like it.  It is so easy!!! Drew built three raised beds out … Continue reading

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Garden Update: killing grubs, pine needle mulch, and our FIRST HARVEST!

A few weeks ago someone said that they noticed my mothering/nurturing instincts really emerging as I started this garden w/ Drew. Hmmm. Maybe so. It is for sure way more work than we thought. But it also brings us much … Continue reading

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Squash Vine Borer INVASION… Help!

We have tried to figure out if we are watering too much or too little.  All our plants are doing pretty well except our zucchini.  We have already had two fatalities and one more on the way.  I did a … Continue reading

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Eclectic Garden update: fungus, squirrels, drought or flood!

We planted the “Eclectic Urban Garden of Eden” about 6 weeks ago.  We love it.  Just about every morning I get up and make a cup of tea and go sit outside with my Bible, and my plants 🙂  For … Continue reading

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The “Ghetto”, oh I mean, “Eclectic” Organic Garden!

Andrew & I planted a garden.  And, we have decided it is not only the best thing you could do for your health (and possibly your finances), but it is great marriage training/counseling! haha For now we hope to inspire … Continue reading

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