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The Magic​ of Simple Gardening Indoors

    I asked my husband for a Tower Garden since I heard about these magical Jetson-like growing machines in mid-2017.  He insisted that we didn’t need one since we live on 50 acres, but I knew what a blessing it would be.  So, I casually mentioned (about 100 times) how beneficial it would be.  No…… Continue reading The Magic​ of Simple Gardening Indoors

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Early Learning~Outdoor Play

We don’t have much near where we live.  The closest library is 30 minutes away.  Pretty much any business is at least 30 minutes away.  So, we’ve learned to enjoy what we do have at home. I’ve started to notice just how much more our son learns with everyday activities…especially when he plays outdoors.  It…… Continue reading Early Learning~Outdoor Play

gardening · home school · Homestead

Regrowing Romaine Lettuce

I received some lettuce in one of our recent shipments from Home Chef.  It was perfect on the sandwich we had and I wanted more of it for future meals.  So, I decided to try regrowing it from the base of the lettuce. Here are the easy steps I used and you can too!: Save…… Continue reading Regrowing Romaine Lettuce

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Are You Garden Ready?

We have had some pretty great weather over the past few weeks.  The spring like days were sprinkled in throughout the weeks and made winter much more tolerable.  I was able to do some garden cleanup and even rake up approximately 1,749 tumbleweeds…give or take a few.  I’m hoping to get the garden tilled up…… Continue reading Are You Garden Ready?