Category Archives: spring garden

Laundry Day in the Garden

Before I retired I made a nice list of things I’d do each day of the week, balancing work and play ever so perfectly.  If I actually have that balance I don’t know it! I have settled on Monday as … Continue reading

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The Winds of Springtime

Despite storms last evening, today was bright and sunny and dry. I overwintered some perennials in their pots and put them outside yesterday afternoon in the hopes that predicted rains would water them for me. Everything was disappointingly dry this … Continue reading

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In the Garden: Jumpstarting the Year 101

The season got off to a rough start with a late heavy snowfall last Tuesday. Luckily my traditional five days off to get the garden going began Wednesday! By Wednesday, my first full gardening day, the snow was mostly a … Continue reading

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