Monthly Archives: June 2014

moving forward

  planted the fourth planting of bush beans today, AND a planting of carrots.  This years harvest of carrots was non existant, little stubby things.   So this year am trying to use seed tape.  Burpee offers a seed tape, and … Continue reading

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container maintenance

  clipped back some of the comfrey and spread it into this now empty container this is the grow bag I’m moving today. and while it looks shady, its still only about 7:30am! The pallets that will be the new … Continue reading

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best gluten free bread

  found at http://wholeintentions.com/2009/05/gluten-free-bread-that-tastes-like/ only I used 1 tbs of yeast, 3/4t of salt, and 1-1/2 tbs of sugar.  added flax this last loaf so increased the water a tad.  And obviously my top crust looks a little different, probably … Continue reading

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first of season

  First zucchini of the season.  One plant is producing those skinny curved squash.  One plant, squash don’t seem to be developing past a certain point.  will give it a little longer and if that continues, that plant will be … Continue reading

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simple shrug

    Local (Sedona, AZ) dyer, light weight hand dyed wool, double strand on #10 needles, total of 9.10 oz of 100% merino superwash wool.  Finished this months ago, but had tried to include a hood and it came out … Continue reading

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Solstice garden update

  Chrysanthemum, Patio tomato, Lilac’s for transplanting New flower garden. Love morning glory! Bush beans starting marigold, spanish lavendar, caledula lavendar The first sunflower of the season the first of the bush beans. to the left are late planted eggplant … Continue reading

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creating microclimates

  Container gardening allows us to do this easier.  This spot is shaded early morning, and most of the afternoon, getting just a few hours of direct sunlight.  This container had been in an eastern clearing that got strong sun … Continue reading

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