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Sustainable meal planning + a gardening win ?>

Sustainable meal planning + a gardening win

I picked the first tomato from our garden last week and oh boy, was it delicious. It was a bright red sun gold from a plant that I grew from a seed. And not only that, but it was from a seed that I saved from a sun gold tomato I grew in last year’s garden. If you told me last year that I would be able to grow tomatoes, keep them alive, save their seeds, plant those seeds and…

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Come to my garden, little bumblebees ?>

Come to my garden, little bumblebees

I’ve spent a lot of time in our garden the last few weeks. Part of the reason is because it has been too hot in our house, but it’s also because our garden is changing every day. From a newly ripened blueberry to the appearance of another garden pest, there is always something to tend to. Our garden is a peaceful place for me, and I often find myself sitting on the edge of one of the beds and looking…

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Kelly, Kelly, how does your garden grow? ?>

Kelly, Kelly, how does your garden grow?

When I shared our backyard renovation last month it was clear that our backyard has come a long way since we bought it in March of last year. And after a lot of planting, pest fighting and sun our garden is thriving! We’ve even been able to harvest some of our herbs, carrots, rhubarb and raspberries. It has been fun to check the progress of our garden each day when we get home, but it hasn’t been easy. We’ve been…

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