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7th Annual Canadian Autumn Seed Exchange

7th ANNUAL CANADIAN AUTUMN SEED SWAP Its that time of year again!!!  If  you wish to join in, just send me a message with your email address & I will add you to the mailer (: 7th ANNUAL CANADIAN AUTUMN … Continue reading

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Fairy Fart!

Last night I went out to the coop to give the girls their nightly warm oatmeal and to tuck them in – yes, they are spoiled and yes, I realize that I am the crazy chicken lady.  I grabbed the … Continue reading

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The New Coop and Rabbit Home

We are almost done the new coop/rabbit house! We turned a little brown 70’s particle board 8×8 shed into an 18×8′ long outbuilding with electricity! We used mostly recycled, restore or auction materials (like our gorgeous $5 siding). It is fully … Continue reading

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6th ANNUAL CANADIAN AUTUMN SEED EXCHANGE

6th ANNUAL CANADIAN AUTUMN SEED EXCHANGE Its that time of year again! Welcome to the 6th Annual Exchange!  The format is the same as the previous years except that I am going to try to use a group email (rather … Continue reading

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2016 In the Garden

This year in Southern Ontario it has been HOT!  No rain, but SO HOT.  I wish that it would stay like this forever. The garden is doing very well.  The Brussels, broccoli and cauliflower are the only plants not enjoying … Continue reading

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GO JAYS GO!!!

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5th Annual Canadian Autumn Seed Exchange

5TH ANNUAL CANADIAN AUTUMN SEED SWAP GUIDELINES (Partially paraphrased from Heather MacDonald’s annual pepper/tomato swap guidelines – with her permission)… ADDRESS  to be send by email when you sign up! This is my business address & the postman brings the … Continue reading

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Here Are The Potatoes – with a cool growing idea!

Every year I decide in the fall that I am going to pick a few favourites to grow and stop trialling so many varieties.  Then winter hits and I start rummaging through seed sites.  Eventually my 1 or 2 varieties … Continue reading

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4th Annual Canadian Autumn Seed Exchange

I can’t believe that this is the 4th year of this swap already (: Every fall I host a swap just for Canadians. Last year we had just over 40 gardeners join in. Feel free to message me if you … Continue reading

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Bush Beans and the shallow gardener!

A post from the middle of a HUGE snowstorm here in Southern Ontario….  It is hard to imagine that the garden beds, now covered in up to 7 feet or snow will ever be ready to plant again.  Since I … Continue reading

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