Posts Tagged ‘Growing’

April 15, 2010 1

Composting: A Borrower’s Attempt at Making Black Gold

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I don’t know about you but in a lot of cases, I’d rather borrow than buy. I’ve been borrowing everything I can get my hands on lately. Movies from my sister, a cool vintage wine jug from Jeni Maus for Maundy Thursday, and power tools from our generous friend Travis are among the treasures I’ve [...]

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March 9, 2010 4

The Deceptive Allure of a Free Tree

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When I received the email from Rick & Melanie, I knew my life was about to change. They have a beautiful backyard filled with fruit trees but wanted to clear out a couple. If I came to dig it up, I could have a fantastic, abundantly-producing, exotic apple tree with the world’s best fruit for… [...]

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