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My first garden harvest

Look what I grew! A cucumber! It is my first one and was the only one so far. I don’t have any recipes that call for cucumber so I think it will get put into a salad with some hard … Continue reading

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What’s living so far

I sprouted from seeds this year instead of buying baby plants. Not everything has died so I consider that a success. One vine cucumber is thriving: The peppers are all perking along and need to be transplanted to give each … Continue reading

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Taking stock

I found several packets of outdated seeds  (peas, lettuce, and pumpkins). I’m going to try sprouting them and see what happens. I bought 2 bags of potting soil tonight and I’ve been saving my toilet paper and paper towel rolls … Continue reading

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Spring will be here soon

Spring isn’t here officially yet, but it feels like it. Everything is budding and trying to bloom so the pollen count is already ridiculous and we’re hitting temps in the 70s (we’re just outside of Atlanta, GA). I’m not going … Continue reading

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A rainy day means time for posting

I keep meaning to post something here, anything, but I keep getting bogged down. Lately I’ve been focusing more on sending postcards to people, and finding some pen pals. B started t-ball which is hilarious, frustrating, and exhausting. He has … Continue reading

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