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Tuesday Garden Party- View Of My…Seeds!

I think the theme for today’s Garden Party was supposed to be “favorite garden views or structures” or some such thing. But since I did take advantage of our snow day last Thursday (school was canceled…) to plant some seeds, the “view” I’m going to share with you all is this: This is good- I […]


Tuesday Garden Party- Early Harvest Ideas

OK, I’m going to be honest with you- I spent the first 10 minutes of this post trying to figure out what I meant by the theme “early harvest ideas” that I came up with last fall! In fact, I’ve got half a post written about extending the harvest that I realized is next week’s […]


Tuesday Garden Party- Seed Starting Tips

In honor of this week’s theme I thought I’d offer up a recap of some of the previous posts I’ve done about starting seeds indoors and what I’m doing different. In my very first post about how I start seeds indoors using inexpensive trays and equipment, I shared all the steps I take when starting […]


Tuesday Garden Party- Favorite Garden Books (Hint: Gift Ideas!)

Today we’re talking favorite garden books. I wouldn’t be the gardener I am today without all the books I’ve read and learned from through the years. I did not grow up gardening or surrounded by gardeners, so I’ve found books to indispensable for guidance and inspiration. Here are some of my favorites, with links if […]


Vegetable Gardening Series Part 6: The Fall Garden

Have you started your seeds for a fall garden yet? In climates like Western Oregon, our vegetable gardens don’t have to end with the summer. Our last frost date is between October 15th and the 31st, depending on the area (and where you’re getting your information!) and with a little planning, we can fill the […]


All About Starting Plants From Seeds

If it’s February, then it means I want to start thinking about my garden. Actually, I could already be planting some things if I used a hoop house and was a little more exhuberant about being outside in the cold and rain. *blush* Anyway, I’ve heard from a number of you that you are ready […]


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