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Garden Gab, week 21….a cool down, a loss and a nursery rhyme

Mary Mary quite contrary, How does your garden grow? With silver bells and cockle shells And pretty maids all in a row, And pretty maids all in a row. That’s how the nursery rhyme goes, however I was disturbed when I looked up the meaning of the rhyme. It’s about Queen Mary, torture and executions. …


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Garden Gab: Week 14

How is your garden growing this week? My sweet across the alley neighbor watered my garden for me while my family was on vacation.Thanks Becky! We arrived home to find lovely okra growing, more roving strawberry vines and happy little green peppers. I planted more beans once we got home from vacation. They are already …

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Garden Gab Week 12

Hello all! Gardening this week was much better than week 11’s Meh week. Things are growing, the new bean plants I planted last weekend are sprouting. I planted my mint in the side garden where the squash had been. Here’s hoping that the grubs do not like mint. A big, black, fuzzy caterpillar munched my …

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Garden Gab week 9….from my garden to my kitchen

I’m so excited.  Last week’s baby squash is now a big,  happy,  ready to eat squash this week.  My garden is now producing. It’s not much yet, but I know more is to come. I did get the tomatoes moved out of pots and into the dirt this week, which has been good for 2 …

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