Tag Archives: tulips

weekend in a nutshell

inspired by the recent gold medals by the canadians at sochi in curling (the men, women and paralympic teams all won gold this year!), we decided to have the kids try out a curling class this weekend. they loved it. … Continue reading

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from my garden to yours…

“In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.” ~ margaret atwood p.s. happy mother’s day

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goodbye old header…

goodbye old header… hello new! happy spring everyone!

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deadheads…

no, this is not about fans of the grateful dead. but i know one such fan (ahem, you know who you are) who also “deadheads” her tulips. deadheading is pruning or removing the flower after it has wilted. this is … Continue reading

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seedlings & ramblings: walk with me in my garden…

i have a little spot in my backyard where i grow herbs. it’s a tiny 2’x2′ patch roughly, and i grow chives, mint and oregano there. it comes up every year on its own, amongst the tulips and grape hyacinth … Continue reading

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