Journey to My House: Part I

For reasons I’ll explain at the end of the post, today feels like a good day to write Part I about how my house came to be. There’s a lot to this part of the story, and I’m only going to touch on the high(low)lights. I moved to my current state eight years ago for …

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Blood, Sweat, and Tears

Guest post by Poppy We arrived Tuesday (June7th) late in the evening after spending 3 hours in a long narrow parking lot in PA. Later we managed 10 miles in a little less than an hour in CT. TEARS!!! We finally took some back roads and arrived after 8 PM - should have arrived at …

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Plant Identification: The Scientific Method

I may have mentioned that my plant knowledge is below average (more than one standard deviation below the mean for you stats people). As the weather heats up, more flowers bloom. I love blooming flowers except that as I spend this year trying to get acquainted with my gardens, I'd like to know their names. So, I have …

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