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Ladyguides

Ask and You Shall Receive, So Sayeth Hannah

So a good deal of you commented last week about what to grow in the shade (what are y’all, mole people?) and I have a small treasure trove of vegetable delights that do well in shade. Last year we had an enormous tree in our back yard that threw half of our garden into shade […]

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Ladyguides

Cheating Nature: Cold Frames for Apartment Dwellers

Depending on where you live your grow season may be considered very short. That doesn’t mean you can’t squeeze a few more weeks (or even months) out of your climb with easy fixes. I wrote an earlier post about a miniature hoop house giving us lettuce far past our normal harvest date.

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Food

Reclaiming Iceberg

I’m going to tell you something that most people find weird. I used to eat iceberg lettuce by the head. Like an apple. It was the most delicious thing.