Monthly Archives: January 2012


“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” Robert Louis Stevenson Today is an exceptionally good day. Although the garden is not yet ready to be planted, I’ve just received these beauties … Continue reading

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Practically Free Raised Beds

A garden is an investment. You invest your time, certainly, but you also invest your money. While it can be expensive to put in a garden it doesn’t have to be. We moved into this house three years ago and … Continue reading

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January’s Child

The August garden is January’s child, for this is the month that determines the season. Seeds have been ordered, sketches have been made, and wood and soil await final placement. This year I hope to complete all of the raised … Continue reading

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