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Blue Moon

Blue Moon Nasa just put out a youtube video about the Blue Moon, or when there are two full moons in one month. Two full moons in one month…that doesn’t make any sense. The...

Expectations

My neighbor came by to look at my “landscaping” project that is in process at the moment. She is a nice older lady and even though we hadn’t met before it seemed like we...

Who was Ruth Stout?

Mulch Queen’ Ruth Stout claimed to have smashed saloons with Carry Nation in Prohibition-era Kansas and worked au natural in her roadside Connecticut garden, but her labor-saving, soil-improving, permanent garden mulching technique is what...

Heat!

 The oppressive heat and humidity of summer is really bearing down on us now in full force! The ebb and flow of the cicada’s song is nearly constant now. It’s very uncomfortable for people but...

Chop and drop

One of the simplest things that you can do to help increase the fertility on your site is “chop-and-drop”.  The premise is simple, when you prune anything, simply lay that cutting on the ground...

Berries

I don’t know of anyone who’d turn down a ripe blueberry. Ours are just now beginning to turn blue. At first you see them go from looking sort of gaunt to suddenly being very...

Summer’s here…

Most of the vegetables are blooming now. The eggplant blossom just opened up today. The tomatoes are also blooming. It won’t be long now. The days are hitting the nineties now. It’s been a...