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Verde Farm in Huntington, WV
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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 […]

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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    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 […]