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

OK, this was a big day and it ain't over yet. Hustle and bustle was the name of the game around Ranch du Bois today. Clean up, dress up, pot up, keep up. Damn skippy as some of us say. First, to the punkin'...

I love participating in the monthly play along. Put together by Carol, or Indy of May Dreams Gardens, its our monthly inventory of what's blooming in our gardens. After last Friday's rogue snow storm w/ 1.7 inches, I am surprised I had much of...

The Mirriam Webster Dictionary defines obnoxious: Latin obnoxius, from ob in the way of, exposed to + noxa harm ; 1. exposed to something unpleasant or harmful ; 2: deserving of censure3: odiously or disgustingly objectionable : highly offensive . ob·nox·ious·ly adverb — ob·nox·ious·ness noun The term Noxious,...

I am trying out a new theme for a little while, to see if I like the way it looks and works. The notebooks/sticky tabs/memos look an awful lot like my desk looks in reality. Scary, eh? I need to get some more Idaho photos...

Some of the more obsessed garden bloggers have spent part of today plurking each other back and forth with a running commentary on their gardens: what they like, what they love, what they want to accomplish, what has to go. Elizabeth from Buffalo shared...

My CSA subscription ends when the garden season comes to a close. Monday night was my last pickup from the Garden of Earthly Delights until next spring. For 18 weeks I've been able to stop by the garden to gather an armload of fresh vegetables...

Ten Best Gardens in Idaho (places you should go/see/do) 1. Take a nice leisurely drive across the Palouse in Northern Idaho in April/early May. The newly sprouted oh-so-bright-green fields do a gardener or farmer’s heart good. This is one of the world’s most productive wheat farming areas. 2. If...

You all know by now I am a self proclaimed book sl_ t. Same goes for plants, fabrics, and sometimes shoes. But books, books are by far my biggest addiction and so far no intervention has worked. Not that anyone tried very hard, I...