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Non sequitur

I am pleased to announce that I am making marvelous progress on the second Hermione’s Everyday sock; I finished the heel flap on the train this morning and now it’s just smooth sailing up the leg. I made sure to … Continue reading

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Wakey wakey!

With all the crazy weather going on the rest of the country, I know I shouldn’t complain about our winter. It’s been vacillating between freezing and balmy, which is irritating but doesn’t seem to be doing the plants any harm. … Continue reading

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Garden anywhere

It’s a good trend: more people are planting gardens, large and small. Ours is in the backyard, but it wasn’t always – to the chagrin of one neighbor, for several years I grew ours in the front yard. It gets … Continue reading

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In the weeds

An early spring also means an early crop of weeds. Now, I don’t get my knickers in a bunch over the moss or the clover, but I really dislike dandelions and similar weeds. They aren’t fun to walk barefoot on, … Continue reading

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Wakey wakey!

Today I woke up the veggie garden – removed the heavy straw winter mulch, hoed up the soil a bit, and added some worm compost. The garlic and onions look great; with spring arriving early I think I’ll plant peas, … Continue reading

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