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Grow Your Own Caffeine

Print PDFCoffee, Tea Or Tisane? As cold rain beats down, I’m puttering in my little unheated greenhouse, where my new stash of caffeine plants is sheltering from the latest wild wind storm. The tea camellias should do fine once they … Continue reading

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Of Parmesan and Pollen

Print PDF Parmesan stock adds umami depth to anything Celebrating & Sneezing As the year stretches out and natural light increases day by day, even the dreaded return of Daylight Savings can’t crush the spirit for long. Though this annual … Continue reading

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Promoting Pollinators & Welcoming Wildness

Print PDFPollinators love all kinds of alliums, edible and ornamental alike Making Moves & Counting Bees

 I’ve been realizing lately just how much ground I’ve given up to the pandemic. Compared with a few years ago, I spend far more … Continue reading

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Out With The Old (Especially Condiments)

Print PDFUnder the snow, the winter greens still flourish Making Room For Respair For most folks, New Year’s is all about fresh starts, at least nominally. I recently heard a cute quip: “New Years Resolutions go in one year and … Continue reading

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