Archive of ‘In the Garden’ category

~The Gardens in July {2014}~

| 2014 Vegetable Garden, In the Garden

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{July 1st}    {August 4th} After an abysmal June garden report, I’m back to check in with you all and show you how the gardens did last month. I promise, I’ll try not to be quite as depressing. Well it would seem things are coming along, I suppose. At least visually and Green-Growth-Wise. My problem is, […] Read more…

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~The Gardens in June {2014}~

| 2014 Vegetable Garden, In the Garden

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{The Kitchen Garden} {June 1st} {July 1st} Please don’t laugh. Lord willing, I’m going to look back on these posts in a couple years and laugh myself about how deplorable our conditions are we’re trying to work with here. Surely, we’ll get better at this?! But in the meantime, please don’t laugh at my gardens. I’m […] Read more…

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~The Gardens in May {2014}~

| 2014 Vegetable Garden, garden, In the Garden

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  Don’t let that pretty little photo of sunshiny, backlit peas fool you. May was a depressing month to be in our gardens. The first real month into the 2014 growing year and already we’ve had 5 crop failures. Yep, I said FIVE! 1.) Spinach 2.) Lettuce 3.) Radishes 4.) Peas 5.) Potatoes Is that everything? […] Read more…

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~The Ultimate All-Natural Insecticide~

| birds, In the Garden, Pests

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Garden pests. We all deal with them. Whether you strap on a backpack of chemical pesticides and spray patrol your property daily (please stop) or are out there utilizing the pincer grasp you developed when you were about 9 months old, or if you carry a roll of duct tape with you out to the garden […] Read more…

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