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As we garden where it’s high and oh so dry…where the deer and the buffalo roam.

Bogus Basin opened yesterday to hoots and hollers and lots of sunshine. Happy skiing. I still haven't put the last handful of bulbs in the ground...

Friends, I am trying my best to get this up and running. I realize I have ignored some blogging rules...

Well, I have been working all afternoon to get this website up and running. I can write, you can comment. But we still haven't figured out how to post photos, get the calendar working, or any other number of things. Stay tuned, I will...

I still have bulbs to get in the ground before it freezes. When I look out the window at Bogus and see the snow on the ski hill, and the rain coming down in the valley like crazy (thank you thank you thank you),...

I was shopping the Van Engelen/John Scheepers web site"http://www.vanengelen.com" and in the website specials category, I found this wonderful combo called "Amazing Big Balloon Allium Special" which has 23 bulbs in a gorgeous combo for $53.95. Deer don't like them. They range...

Friends, I have copied the weather data from http://www.wrh.noaa.gov/boi/climo/days, for your viewing pleasure. NOAA is short for National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. In particular, this chart indicates the number of days the temperature was at zero degrees or below since 1990. And,...

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