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mothernaturenetwork:

Gardening for beginnersIf your neighbor’s garden has you green with envy, it’s time to dig in and play dirty by planting your own garden.

Have about a third of my garden planted.  Way ahead of time this far north where the average last frost date is May 15th.  Feeling pretty proud and hoping my hope that the warm winter means planting this early wasn’t really stupid.

mothernaturenetwork:

Gardening for beginners
If your neighbor’s garden has you green with envy, it’s time to dig in and play dirty by planting your own garden.

Have about a third of my garden planted.  Way ahead of time this far north where the average last frost date is May 15th.  Feeling pretty proud and hoping my hope that the warm winter means planting this early wasn’t really stupid.

Had hopes to work on garden this weekend

But it was raining when I got up and the wind is pretty steady.  Just looked out the window and see snow falling now.  It won’t stick, but still….

5 reasons why more of us should take up spade, rake and hoe, make compost and raise good soil and garden beds with a vengeance.
millsandcontainers:

messzelato:

A great way to repurpose old toilet paper rolls. Recycle everything! 
You can also have a look at this web page, “One Pot Pledge”, which encourages everyone who has not yet tried to grow something to give it a shot. It’s time! Plant something!

Probably the best I’ve seen so far…..I’m not thrilled about making art and ornaments from something that was in the toilet so this is good :)

millsandcontainers:

messzelato:

A great way to repurpose old toilet paper rolls. Recycle everything! 

You can also have a look at this web page, “One Pot Pledge”, which encourages everyone who has not yet tried to grow something to give it a shot. It’s time! Plant something!

Probably the best I’ve seen so far…..I’m not thrilled about making art and ornaments from something that was in the toilet so this is good :)