Tag Archives: Planning

First Seeds In the Ground

In the garden, my largest battle every year is without a question weeds. They rule everything, relentlessly. The first year I tried to garden, I didn’t really know [..]

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Meal Planning

For years, I have foolishly resisted planning meals ahead of time. My inner three-year-old whined, “but what if I don’t want to have beef stew on Thursday?” Well, too [..]

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Ambassador Kosh Rides Again

In the immortal words of my favorite Vorlon, “and so it begins.” The teeny, tiny envelope of 2011 seeds has arrived. Nestled within, only four seed packets. This, [..]

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Maybe Ordering Seeds Will Warm Me Up…

As the flakes of snow bluster sideways, carried on the bonechilling wind outside the library here in Hartland, the old boiler cannot quite keep up with the demands [..]

Community, From the Garden, Gardening, Goals, Harvest, Planning, Sustainability ,

Garden Planning

Yesterday, as the wind blew and the snow swirled, I spent a good many hours planning our first garden. We’re fortunate to have a pretty large yard with [..]

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