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Worm Bins: Our Second Attempt at Indoor Composting

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As I stated in my update, our first attempt at worm farming was not particularly successful… at least not in the manner in which we intended. We used worms from our back yard compost in our original experiment.  That was … Continue reading

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And The Crown Goes To…

I should really have an ermine trim cloak to go with that crown, don’t you think? I haven’t been in here for over a year, as you can see from the date of my last post.  So much has happened … Continue reading

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Our Worm Farm Adventure!

I promised I’d get this up today, and so here it is.  The Worm Post™. After picking Stormageddon up from school on Tuesday and making sure the boys had a decent lunch, we headed into the back yard with our … Continue reading

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Preparing for Spring!

  This is a post I actually started last Spring… yes, it’s been that long since I’ve done anything with this blog.  Spring does inspire me, but everything else tends to distract me.  Not this year, though!  I’m determined, with … Continue reading

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Aphids

When my first son was born, my parents sent us this beautiful little potted Hibiscus plant for him. It was very small at the time, with beautiful, large, yellow and red blooms. One thing I should probably make clear at … Continue reading

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