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time for you to toughen up

My seedlings have taken over my life.  They are big.  They are thirsty. They are demanding.  They fight with their neighbors.  It takes an hour just to organize them everyday and get them watered (which is a bit of my fault because I water them from the bottom to avoid creating a breeding ground for gnats and I started the seeds about two weeks too early).   219 more words


Spaghetti Marinara with Sautéed Greens & Spaghetti with Kale, Tomatoes, Walnuts & Olives

After a recent weekend of teaching Reiki~talking a lot, and doing several energy healing sessions in a row~I worked up an appetite, and was happy to indulge in a big plate of pasta each night.   624 more words



“A world without tomatoes is like a string quartet without violins.” — Laurie Colwin, ‘Home Cooking’

I know tomatoes are your largest crop, but you never told us what types you are growing.  

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Urban Farm

My Deck Garden 2015

Everything has now been planted on my Deck Garden for 2015.  I have lettuce that is already starting to grow and my chives are quite high already.  212 more words



Happy May!  Hard to believe if you look out my living room window.  With Prince Edward Island receiving a historic record amount of snow this year, I guess it takes a while for 18 feet of snow to melt (we actually got just over 18 feet, with the last “sprinkle” a few days ago)!! 984 more words

Sustainable Living

Springtime Patio Makeover

Spring is finally upon us and that means lots of beautiful weather is in store!  If you’re like me, the warm sunny days and perfect crisp nights will have you itching to spend plenty of time outside.  952 more words