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Saving Seeds

Remember all the sunflowers and zinnias we harvested for seed saving? I took some time today to sort through them. Unfortunately, most of the sunflowers had a bit of mold growing but there were still quite a few that were … Continue reading

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Helpers in the Garden

So grateful for your help pulling the corn and sunflower stalks this past weekend. We have set aside the corn stalks to dry out for your fall decorations and the sunflowers and zinnias are drying as well so we can … Continue reading

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Early September Garden

Mother Nature provides many gifts in spite of her challenges. Sending strength and goodwill to everyone affected by the recent hurricanes.  We had a thunderstorm here in Maryland last week. The corn we planted was nearly sideways. I tried to … Continue reading

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First Week of September 2017 Garden

After dropping you and your friends back home, I ventured out in the light rain to tend to the chickens. They gifted us more eggs today (production has been slowing but peaked a bit today): There are a couple of … Continue reading

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August 2017 Garden Update

While the garden we planted at your house in mid-April is flourishing, grandma and grandpa’s late season garden is trying to catch up! We are grateful that the prior owners scattered their tomatoes in the garden bed and let nature … Continue reading

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Sunflowers

Sunflowers! It is a true sign of summer when you see smiling sunflowers!

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Garlic, Sunflowers, and More Blueberries!

Once again, we are having a fairly mild summer in Graton, CA. Everything is planted and is being tenderly cared for by Grandma and Grandpa. Remember all those cloves of garlic I planted last fall? Well, half of them were … Continue reading

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