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Children's Verandah Cubby Play Area - a Birthday Present

I had grand plans for our Little One’s cubby house, so despite a month of bad health, I am proud to say I finished (just in time for her birthday as this was to be her present). 214 more words


Children and Adults Get Creative

They say spring is coming.

And that means I need a place to put my seedlings. So I had to move a piece of furniture. Which necessitated the moving of another piece of furniture. 57 more words


The Seeds are Ordered

We ordered seeds and a few transplants this week from Seed Savers Exchange and GrowOrganic.com.

It was sort of ridiculous how long it took me to decide what to try. 51 more words


New Garden Beds

We’ve been in this house nearly two years, but we’re coming up on our third planting season. I had success with Straw Bale Gardening last year, but my bales will not last a second season. 381 more words


Do you want to build a snowman?

Around here, we’ve had a lot of snow, but most of it has been just miserable ice pellets. I tried to get the kids to bundle up and go out, but mostly those excursions ended like this: 108 more words

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