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October Garden Update

October 1, 2017 Living in Manitoba Canada, it seems surreal to be able to post an October Garden Update. However, during my lifetime I have seen the frost free season extend longer and longer. I am sure this is due … Continue reading

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Odd Jobs

July 23, 2016 While the cork floor was being installed and cured, we had to avoid working in the house. It was an unexpected bonus, giving us time to complete some odd jobs around the place. I moved my kitchen … Continue reading

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Jungle Garden

July 24, 2015 In the last couple of weeks the garden has gone nuts. We were watering it with lake water but lately we have had warm weather and plenty of rain, perfect conditions for creating a jungle garden. I … Continue reading

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Garden Time

June 29, 2015 Summer is officially here and we are feeling the heat with daytime temperatures approaching 30C. And with the heat comes the garden and the weeds. Can’t have one without the other. We were fortunate to get a … Continue reading

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Dad’s Dills

August 12, 2013 Dispite the fact that we haven’t had much time to keep up with the garden this year, the bounty has been overwhelming. The weather is perfect – just enough heat and moisture. We have beautiful lettuce, chard, … Continue reading

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