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    The Roo Apron-Winner

    We chose a winner today in our Instagram stories for this giveaway @alisamlewis. The winner is Amy Kidd @tierramama! We wish we could have given you all a Roo Apron and a hand balm…

    September 14, 2016
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    The Roo Apron-Giveaway

    We’re settling back into a routine after a fun and playful summer here in north Idaho. I’ve committed to blogging regularly and teaming up with some local creative entrepreneurs for some fun collaborations. To…

    September 12, 2016
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    The Creatives Gathering 2015

    At the end of last summer I was transitioning from managing four successful businesses to closing two of them down and attempting to stay home with my kids more while running my husband’s two…

    August 29, 2016
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    Starting Seeds

      We started seedlings for our community garden this week. We started cherry tomatoes, early girl tomatoes, green bell peppers, cabbage, and broccoli.      We used organic potting soil and hemp seed trays. …

    March 25, 2012
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    Community Garden

    This weekend we became part of a community garden in our small town. Our friends, Rachael & Nate, are hosting it on their couple acres in Dalton Gardens. There are 5 families involved and…

    October 3, 2011
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    Kitchen Composting | Blog Feature

    Have you heard of Bonzai Aphrodite? It’s a great website about creative urban farming, delicious eating, and leading a healthy, nourishing, and conscientious lifestyle! Recently she featured my article about Kitchen Composting on her…

    October 29, 2010
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    Fall Lettuce Crops | Cold Crops

    This year we planted a fall crop of lettuce and spinach. We’re hoping it makes it through these frosty October nights. You can start cold crops (peas, spinach, kale, lettuce, radishes, cabbages) in August…

    October 22, 2010
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    Bizzare Carrots

    Does anyone know WHY this happens to carrots? Half of our carrot bed has been plagued with this bizzare disease. They look like mutant carrots!…

    October 14, 2010
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    I grew Dahlias for the first time this year. I didn’t do a very good job of pruning them and all the “care” that goes into getting those dinner plate size heads. But the…

    October 6, 2010