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Woodson’s Mill

So the family and I set out on an adventure this Labor Day weekend. We have been fans of the Farmer’s Market. We spend mornings in the Spring and Summer traveling to The Charlottesville City Market and The Orange Farmer’s … Continue reading

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More for Somerset Steam and Gas Festival!!

This another video of the Saw mill at Somerset in action. I hope you enjoy! Till next time good Gardening!

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A Walk In The Woods! Mushrooms and Kids.

    These were some  mushrooms that we found in woods with my girls. The most unique mushroom we found was the white coral type. We found that in a stand of pines.  We were looking for oyster an other edibles but … Continue reading

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Top 10 things to Do With Your Summer Veggies!!

I wanted to talk about 10 things to do with summer fare. Continue reading

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Ten things to Remember For a Hot Memorial Day Weekend!

These are ten must haves for the Holiday weekend. Whether it is the beach, pool, or a backyard cookout, success can hinge on taking these items with you. So here is you Top Ten List of must Holiday haves: 1) … Continue reading

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Rainwater Gardening in Irene’s Wake!

So many of use had a scare this week with the first major storm on the East Coast of the season. Irene has left her mark with flooding down trees and widespread power outages. We have had a lively week … Continue reading

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Fall Greens.

Time to quickly decide on planting Fall Greens. Spinach , Lettuce, Kale, and mustard greens can all bn planted for fall harvest. Parsley and spinach can be harvested through winter. Though the 146 inches of precipitation that we had last … Continue reading

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10 Watering Tips in the Middle of a Drought!

So in Central Virginia we have been going through a bit of a drought. Watering is taxing resources and may not be helping in so cases. So we enter the ketch 22 should we water or not. So today while … Continue reading

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Raised Bed Progress Report

The 12 inch height makes them comfortable to kneel or sit beside and work without straining your back.
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Wild Weather in May

So may has been a wild one more like weather you would expect in April. We have had frost and tempuratures as high as 90 degrees. This has made sarting the garden a little tricky. With weather this erratic developing … Continue reading

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