Monthly Archives: April 2012

Goodnight, Ladies

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Note to self

Frost April 28, 2012, (new) Zone 7A, Southeastern PA, northside gardens.

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How to rock

We’ve been preparing for the rain garden permablitz scheduled for this Sunday. Looks pretty good, right? In truth, it hasn’t been all sweetness and chillin’. I got a little shaky when we started rockin’! “Thank you!” to Bill Mettler for … Continue reading

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Good morning!

Not 9:00 a.m. yet. Nice warm damp morning. Poking around here and there, outside and inside; a little potting up, a little nosing around (Lilacs!) As I was putting the compost out in our bin near the chicken coop; I … Continue reading

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Getting a little s-warm out here…

Yesterday, I was outside moving plants to get ready for an upcoming permablitz which I’ll tell you about another time. J returned from lunch with a friend who wanted to meet our hens. In the midst of our introductions, J … Continue reading

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We picked up our four young hens from Marie last night. I found out about Marie Crawford on the COOP forum (CHICKEN OWNERS OUTSIDE and in PHILADELPHIA). She is downsizing her flock and spreading the joy! Marie, also, sells organic … Continue reading

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