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Strawberry Blooms!

I am beyond excited to see my strawberry plants blooming. I planted my strawberry patch last year.  I ordered a set of 25 everbearing strawberry plants from Stark Brothers Nursery for $12 plus shipping.  I think it was the Tristar variety though I am not completely positive (it was a year ago after all). I… Continue reading Strawberry Blooms!

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Coffee Grinds & Egg Shells

We have not yet started a compost at our new house.  We should've gotten on it as soon as we moved in, but composters can be expensive and we had some other things that took precedence.  At our old house we had a really big, 3 section composter that FIL built.  We also had a… Continue reading Coffee Grinds & Egg Shells

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Garden Update – May 2013

I've been politely ignoring the blog for the past few weeks. It would nudge me and whisper "please write something" and I would quietly respond "I'm just too busy right now, maybe tomorrow."  Which promptly turned into three weeks. I think. Anywho I've neglected to mention on here that we are expecting another baby at… Continue reading Garden Update – May 2013

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Seedlings! Garden 2013 Begins!

Our seedlings have finally started sprouting!! In the picture below we have two pots of Roma tomatoes getting started in the world. We planted seeds almost two weeks ago on President's Day. We are using our old seeds from 4-5 years ago so I wasn't sure if they would even sprout. We planted 2 pots… Continue reading Seedlings! Garden 2013 Begins!