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Transition

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About this time of year, things start to shift. We’re a month past the solstice – the plants in the kitchen garden are moving into fruit and seed production. The other morning I was harvesting the early potatoes with the … Continue reading

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Winter’s Coming!

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To the average person, June 21st is the first day of summer, promising lazy days at the beach, barbeques and picnics, a loll in the hammock with a good book. To the gardener, June 21st is the summer solstice, the … Continue reading

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Everything’s Changing

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I always wonder how people who live in cities know when the seasons change. When you live it the country, it’s hard to miss. The changes are almost imperceptible, but something happens every day. I tend to track the seasons … Continue reading

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