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Is your Garden awake?

In my part of the country, the last frost date has past and I am anxiously waiting to get my seedlings and seeds into the ground.  Rain continues to come at regular intervals so the ground is too wet to … Continue reading

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Wreath Idea for any season

I’ve always thought wreaths were a great door accessory and over the years I have made quite a few.  This wreath caught my eye because I love the combination of rosemary and olive leaves with bittersweet.  My Mom loved bittersweet … Continue reading

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Orchids; Easier than you think!

I love this orchid!  I have treasured her for nearly 40 years through all my life passages.  When my Aunt Ginny passed away while I was still a teen, I was given this plant which she and her son David … Continue reading

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Homemade Tomato Sauce is Easier than you Think!!

What can you do with these?  Roma tomatoes are great to eat fresh like apples, slice onto sandwiches, toss into salads, saute with garlic and olive oil and maybe a few other veggies, or prepare and preserve to use throughout … Continue reading

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Starting Seeds

It’s mid-March in the Midwest and time to start thinking about the garden.  Like most serious gardeners, my husband and I start seeds in my greenhouse giving plants a head start on the growing season.  In January I spent hours … Continue reading

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Burst of Spring Transforms my Farm

I love these crocuses!  Crocuses are one of the earliest spring bulbs to “come alive” and their color stirs excitement every time I see them.   I love looking outside and watching the “greening of spring” on my farm.  The spring … Continue reading

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The Spring Revival

It is late March and spring tempts me with warm & breezy days.  They are calling for snow showers this evening… but the sunshine of the past two days has revived my spirit.  I know that warm sunny days are … Continue reading

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