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Spring has Sprung

Like I have mentioned, 2011 is not off to a good start.  My awesome Dad is ill. My back is still not better. The Babylady is three. Which means she is no longer a sociopath but is a mix of … Continue reading

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The Peeps are in the House!

Last spring we begun our adventures in chickens. We began with 8 and ended with 4 (1 died and 3 were roosters). The current chickens-in-residence are: the Annies (2 Buff Orpingtons, Calypso (White Crested Black Polish) and Thirsty Boots (Easter … Continue reading

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February Mid-Month Meanderings (and Chicken Antics)

With all the urban homestead trademark non-sense going on I am a little late giving you a look around the garden. Or perhaps I put the garden in hiding.  An edible garden during February in Seattle is anything but lush.  … Continue reading

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October Mid-Month Meanderings

    October is bringing the Seattleites the summer we never had.  Or at least the sunshine we never had.   It is everything a fall should be~ sunny skies and the tiptoeing in of crisp air. Fall was my favorite … Continue reading

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September Mid-Month Meanderings (& a Project)

The daylight is decreasing, the heat is gone and the tomatoes are done for.   It hasn’t been the best year in Pacific Northwest history for gardening yet, I suppose it is all part of the cycle of things. As fall … Continue reading

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