All posts tagged gardening

Verde Farm in Huntington, WV
October 7, 2011, 3 Comments

We posted a link at Verde Farm’s relatively new Farm Friend Friday link share. We just heard about them early this week … And realized they are “just down the […]

Suggested Reading List ~ Too Many Books!

WEDNESDAY REVIEW: Too many books, too little time

August 31, 2011, No comments

Are you going to read that? In this WEDNESDAY REVIEW, I am skipping my thoughts on an actual book to review our book-buying habits and make a goal to ...


The Dirty Dozen: The Top 12 Fruits and Vegetables You Should Buy Organic

July 18, 2011, 1 Comment

One of the best, simple pleasures in life is fresh fruits and vegetables of the summer picked right off the vine. And extra harvested goodies are froz ...


Reuse. Recycle. ReStore.

June 30, 2011, 3 Comments

Keep one man’s junk out of the landfill and re-purpose it for your treasure. The Habitat ReStore, the main fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity, ...

  • Martha Stewart's vegetable garden, an aerial shot row by row
    Martha Stewart’s Vegetable Garden
    May 16, 2011, 2 Comments

    The other day I was researching various solutions to create (relatively) weed-free paths between gardens for easy maintenance around our new raised beds. Stepping stones, pavers and mulch are a […]

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    Urban Homesteading Workshop
    April 21, 2011, 4 Comments

    Today I had the pleasure of leading a workshop about urban homesteading entitled Homesteading: Simple, self-sufficient living. The workshop was just one of many put on by The West Virginia […]