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In 2015, I wrote a total of 20 Five Things Friday posts. The biweekly series started in 2013 as a way to share the random collection of thoughts and tidbits from my life that don’t warrant a whole blog entry, and also serve as a reminder to myself that no matter how hard things may […]

January 1 2016      21 comments     Linda Ly
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The five little things that made my week… 1. This is what the last week has looked like in my house: a roaring fire in the woodstove, with a tea kettle (staying warm for mugs of tea) and a simmer pot (brimming with rosemary and cinnamon) heating on top.

December 18 2015      21 comments     Linda Ly
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(Western Pleasure Guest Ranch in Sandpoint, Idaho.) Maybe it’s the city girl in me, but I’ve always had a thing for classic red barns. I find them so romantic. I love my barns old, creaky, and weather-worn. Every time we pass them out in the countryside, I always imagine myself as a muck boot-wearing farm […]

December 15 2015      40 comments     Linda Ly
Diversión   Jardín   Viajes

The five little things that made my week… 1. Chioggia beet seedlings leaning toward the light.

December 4 2015      24 comments     Linda Ly
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The five little things that made my week… 1. After two years of trying to convince Twitter to release the name, I finally got @gardenbetty as my official handle! If you’re already following me on Twitter, there’s no need to do anything on your end. The name transfer was seamless and all tweets and followers […]

November 20 2015      19 comments     Linda Ly
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The five little things that made my week… 1. So surprised to see a small bumper crop of figs this late in the season!

November 6 2015      21 comments     Linda Ly
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The five little things that made my week… 1. Seeds! I inventory all my seeds twice a year (spring and fall) and so far I’ve counted a little over 300 packets of seeds, ordered from seed houses or saved from my own garden over the last couple years. Seeds don’t last forever, unfortunately. Have you […]

October 23 2015      23 comments     Linda Ly
Diversión   Jardín