Category Archives: Into the Garden

End of Summer Bucket-List

OK…. I can feel fall in the air, but we’re having some glorious end-of-summer weather and it’s not time to pull out the wool clothes and jackets yet. There’s still time to accomplish some of your favorite summertime activities. For … Continue reading

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In the Vegetable Garden

I’ve had a lot of fun in my garden this year. Although I planted these 2 raised beds last year too, they turned into an under-utilized, overgrown mess. Of course, I was out of town most of the summer, but … Continue reading

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Awareness and a Quick Response

This is good stuff… (thanks Sue Gaden Preece!). It’s worth noting and saving, if for nothing other than figuring out natural, non- toxic ways to keep your garden healthy. It’s one strike against toxic giants like Monsanto, and if enough … Continue reading

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1 1/2 Hours… Are You Kidding Me?

Oh! I just made a plane reservation and may have to postpone for a day so I can do this!¬†Honestly, I took a series of classes from these guys a few years ago and they were AWESOME! If you don’t … Continue reading

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Food Politics #1…Home Gardens as a Revolution?

My son Gage got me into looking at TED Talks and here’s one I really like. It has elements that are similar to the post I made on March 8th, titled: ” I LOVE This! The Urban Homestead”. ¬†I have … Continue reading

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Get Going with “Putting Up” Your Own Food

Growing your own food is one thing… a good thing. It’s the best way you can actually control your food source and ensure that you are giving your body the quality food it craves and deserves. But what do you … Continue reading

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I LOVE This!! The Urban Homestead.

I stumbled upon the Dervaes family and their “Urban Homestead” on-line a couple of years ago. I was captivated. And the thing that made it extra special, is that their homestead is located in Pasadena, CA and I was on … Continue reading

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