Author Archives: Diana

Cantaloupe

A moment with Benjamin, after harvesting in the garden.

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Green Tomatoes

Benjamin truly doesn’t like green tomatoes. This video demonstrates his solution to the problem.

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Garlic Fun!

Often I’ll chat about an herb or plant, how to grow it, how to fertilize it, how to harvest it, or how to get it to go to seed so you can have a better crop next year. We will … Continue reading

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Powdery Mildew

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Winter Veggies

This video shows the first winter the greenhouse was in production.

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Plan ahead for Spring!

There’s nothing quite so splendid as a warm fire, a cup of cocoa, and knowing that you don’t need to go outside until well after spring. However, if you want color in your yard come next year, you will need … Continue reading

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Winterize Your Garden-3

There’s no time like Fall for taking an inventory of your tools, and their condition. This truly is the best time to get rid of every over-worked, worn out, or perhaps even broken tool you have. Make sure all dirt, … Continue reading

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Yes, you CAN eat healthy-inexpensively!

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Winterize Your Garden-2

8 Tips for Pretty Perennials Make sure any diseased, dead, or dying plants are removed prior to your winterizing project. Do not fertilize your perennials after mid-summer.  You want them to slow down their new growth and give them time … Continue reading

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Winterize your garden-1

With the signs of autumn all around us, it is time to winterize our gardens.  The first step I’ve taken is to clean up my garden.  There are leaves to rake up, dead plants to compost, and tools to repair. … Continue reading

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