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Heaney, Russo, Barker: Books!

I have been reading a lot as it has been raining so much. I did go to the garden today where the rabbits had been hard at work eating all the seedlings. Still, I got some lettuces for the week … Continue reading

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Who Has Seen the Wind?

Jane and I were able to plant the large plot garden on Saturday morning. It was clear and bright and sunny and warm. In the afternoon, all hell broke loose. Sunday was bright, but the wind was amazing. I decided … Continue reading

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A Full Spring Weekend

Last weekend, we finally got some spring weather. I met Sarah, one of the 10th and Barton Plot Against Hunger volunteers in the morning and we cleared out the large garden and prepped it for planting. A fellow gardener from … Continue reading

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The Garden Blossoms

Things are popping in the garden, beginning with blossoming columbines and budding irises.  I worked three hours on Saturday in my plot, weeding and planting. In spite of my very bad watering habits (depending on the rain), things are growing … Continue reading

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Heat, Humidity, and Harvests

Summer is such a satisfying time for me.  I have been harvesting tomatoes, summer squashes, onions, okra, and my first pepper in the last week. Add to that basil, oregano, and lots of parsley and cutting celery, and the garden … Continue reading

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Luckily, the Rabbits Seem Happy Here

There are a lot of rabbits in my neighborhood.  Sometimes in the evening, there are three to six of them frolicking in the courtyard, reminding me of the expression “mad as a March hare.”  Usually when I see them, I … Continue reading

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Rabbits and More Rabbits

Until 2009, I had lived in Arlington for more than 20 years and never seen a rabbit.  Then two appeared in the forsythia thicket outside my living room window during the spring.  Friends who lived in other parts of the … Continue reading

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