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March in the Garden

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Since we bought our house we’ve done a few thing on the inside to make it ours. We’ve painted a couple rooms and built a bookshelf. But largely this spring and summer have been about the garden. Here are a couple pictures of the backyard to give you an idea of where we started. Starting […]

Going on in April

Monday, May 4th, 2015

watching the buds turn into flowers and leaves. And learning about everything that’s already planted in our yard. I just picked purple tulips from the garden for a bouquet, and there are still many mystery flowers we’re waiting to see bloom. ripping up sod in preparation for our veggie gardens and our prairie grass/wildflower garden. […]

Growing Fruit Trees From Seed

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Husby and I have this dream where someday we have an orchard full of fruit trees. In our wildest orchard dreams we also have a greenhouse orchard with tropical fruit trees as well. I mean really, delicious fruit and natural carbon sequestration? What could be better? Because we try to live life in the now, […]