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  • Tomatoes in winter
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    Five Things Friday

    The five little things that made my week… 1. This tenacious tomato plant was started from seed a year ago and left for neglect four months ago at the height of the…

  • Wood-burning stove
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    Five Things Friday

    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…

  • Follow my new Twitter handle
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    Five Things Friday

    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…

  • Seed packets
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    Five Things Friday

    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…

  • Last ripe tomato of the season
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    Indian summer in SoCal. It sounds rather nice at first, with visions of balmy beach days and barbecues and frozen drinks with umbrellas in October, but I think I can speak for…

  • Delicate Arch in Moab, Utah
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    After being couchbound and under the weather these past few weeks, I finally feel some of my energy returning… and just in time, as the hubby and I are taking off to…

  • Fresh sunflower seeeds for the chickens
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    Five Things Friday

    The five little things that made my week… 1. Bringing a spent sunflower head down to the chicken run. The ladies love their little treat! If you have the space, it’s worth…