Tag Archives: potagers

Thwarting the birds

Last year, I was overjoyed to begin picking a quart or so every few days from the strawberries I’d planted in the potager.  They were older plants moved from the prior Cook’s Garden at the farm, so were off to … Continue reading

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Searching for Spring

Searching for spring takes keen eyes, so it’s a good thing I just had cataract surgery.  Otherwise, these tiny tips just pushing through the soil might have been overlooked.  After a long walk-about in the sunshine today, those few little … Continue reading

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Herbal Blessings Potager: Basic Planning

Beginning a new garden is so exciting. I’ve always believed that, just as in travel, half the joy is in the planning. I spent hours daydreaming of the garden I would create once I no longer had a business stealing … Continue reading

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