Monthly Archives: May 2015

more rain

  Woke up to rain today and upwards of an inch expected for tomorrow.  So DH hustled to get the 650 gallon tank in today and hooked up.  So far this month we’ve put over 400 gallons in our 1000 … Continue reading

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Saving water

  This is the 1000 gallon tank we installed this year, hooked up directly to the gutter.  We missed the heaviest of last weekend’s rain, but there was still plenty over the following 24 hours from when we got it … Continue reading

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more updates

These are the shallots planted last fall they are starting to flower the rest of the bed is garlic all the potatoes are in containers, we’ve had trouble with gophers so pretty much all my growing is done in containers, … Continue reading

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day after naked gardening day

I did garden yesterday, but it was still too cool in the early morning to go fully naked.  and would never share that selfie anyway!  Yesterday just planted some more potatoes in containers, and filled up some of the other … Continue reading

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