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DIY Garden Beds

Our backyard has officially become my favorite place to spend time. It is so refreshing to look at our yard and think of how far it has come in the three years since we bought our house. Now that Josh has finished replacing one broken section of our fence we have officially entered the relaxation and enjoyment stage. If you’ve been following my blog you may remember how it looked when we moved in. And if not, you’ll want to go back…

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Happy Earth Day // Wings of Life ?>

Happy Earth Day // Wings of Life

You’re familiar with the saying “a picture is worth a thousand words”, right? So let me ask you this: if a picture is worth so many words, what about a documentary that is full of millions of pictures? How many words it that worth? I was recently introduced to Louis Schwartzburg, a photographer and cinematographer who has been shooting time lapse photography for more than 30 years. His photography projects put him in nature for extended amounts of time, allowing him…

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Mason Bees: Recapped! ?>

Mason Bees: Recapped!

When I purchased our mason bees last winter, I was worried I would kill them before they ever had a chance to live. I had never raised mason bees before and thought they were high maintenance, due to the fact that the cocoons had to be stored in the refrigerator with just the right amount of moisture and put out at just the right time of year in just the right place with enough sunlight to warm them up. Plus, I…

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