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Keep Your Hands Busy

While most of us find ourselves somewhat isolated or stuck at home, having a creative outlet can be incredible restorative when the alternative is spiraling deeper into bad news. An art project will help you to both keep your hands … Continue reading

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Sowing a Future

Midway through 2020, I started planting seeds in my backyard. My daughter said, “You’ve wanted to do this for years. Do you like it?” “Yes,” I said. “I love it.” At the time, I didn’t realize I was growing more … Continue reading

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Grow Something

I already knew that what wholesome food comes from the ground, not a box. But growing my own produce makes me appreciate the food on my plate a lot more. I eat extra serving of veg every day because I … Continue reading

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Container Gardens

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
Herbs are one of the most rewarding container crops. Most are also easy to grow. Still, there are a few things to bear in mind if you want to make sure your…

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No Hostas Left Behind

Patio dinners and cocktails somehow turn us into dreamers- at least at my house. For the last few summers we have dreamed of a prettier backyard. Well, enough talking- it’s time to get it done. In April I channeled my … Continue reading

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