Category Archives: Gardening

Harvest Monday, March 23, 2015 – Overwintered Root Crops + Thyme Harvest

Happy Spring! March, 20, 2015 did not look or feel like the First Day of Spring. Can you believe we had snow? Not an awful lot, about 3 inches. But spring will arrive, the sun will shine, all the snow … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 16, 2015 – More Indoor Seed Starting + Updates

This past week was a week of waiting. Waiting for the snow to disappear. Unfortunately my yard (front, sides and back) is still white. First day of spring is this Friday, March 20, only 4 days away, will all the … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 9, 2015 – Indoor Seed Starting

I am so blessed!!!!! This past week, one of my garden friends gifted me with a bucket of pro-mix enabling me to start my onions, leeks and celeriac seeds. Still unable to get into my shed for the needed seed … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, February 16, 2015 – New Varieties + Snow

This is going to be an exciting gardening year. Every year I grow something new in my garden. But this year I will be trialling more new crops than previous years. All 3 are so different in appearance. Very beautiful! … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, February 9, 2015 – Hardy Thyme + A No Recipe Stew

Today’s post is a very short one. This past week I tried to sprout adzuki beans, but for some reason the beans are not sprouting. Went to the health food store to buy a new batch of organic adzuki beans … Continue reading

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