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Grow a great cutting garden

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A wise mentor once told me if you only have $5 buy yourself a loaf of bread and a single flower for happiness, then splurge with the rest of it. That advice…

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Anatomy of a Pot

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I have a secret garden, and it is the most precious space for me through spring and summer. The biggest thing that keeps my garden going is my knowing the anatomy of…

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Blood Oranges meet Liquor with a Side of Spring Reading

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I admired these beautiful ruby red globes of citrus and reflected on the gardens I am planting. I could taste arugula and radishes for a wonderful summer salad and amazing homemade vinaigrette.…

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The Wonders of Nature

Of all the wonders of nature , a tree in summer is perhaps the most remarkable…consider the leaves , so green and leafy (if not, something is wrong).Behold how the branches reach up to heaven as if to say ,”Though … Continue reading

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Reflections From The Garden

“Variety may be the spice of life, but it can make your garden feel down right chaotic – Valerie Easton. My first thought reading that quote was Easton has clearly never seen Derrick’s garden, as he and Ms. Jackie have … Continue reading

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