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Curing the Gardening Phobia

Garden Boss Soil Minions

Well done! You had your first summer of flowers on your back patio, or front porch. It was refreshing to drive up and see them, and even more relaxing to eat breakfast on the back patio among the blooms.

In the early morning quiet, only your coffee and the birds kept you company. A rabbit sat motionless on the lawn. Nestled in among the potted flowers, you ate a small breakfast and softened into your morning meditation time.

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serviceberry, full foliage, as it turns from green to brilliant scarlet, still green along the bottom, leaves turning from the top down
Curing the Gardening Phobia

Leaf Bits and Giggles

Listen to the post in your car, on the train, or on the bus

So you’re embracing Goth gardening. How will you get started? Black gardening gloves? A black baseball cap? Dress your way…gardening is not just for old ladies. Your yard…your rules…

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snow on juniper
Curing the Gardening Phobia

1 New Habit for 2019

So, here we are falling back into our winter work routines after some holiday time. Deep winter is on its way, and you are schlepping every day to work in your puffy coat. Even the South has had some unpleasant, unseasonal winter weather surprises.  Florida has faced an ugly red tide on the Atlantic side, with another one coming on the Gulf side. California dreamin’ has turned into wildfire and mudslide nightmares.

All your gardening plans that didn’t quite get fulfilled are now behind you. You might be even a little relieved that winter is here, and you’re off the hook. 

Latest Climate Change Report

But did you squirm just a little when the latest scientific report on climate change came out? Feeling a little guilty at your gardening relief? 

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