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Dealing with Household Overwintering Insects: Stink bugs and flies, oh my!

Insects are fantastic creatures. We marvel at their various shapes, sizes, colors, and behaviors. Well, maybe not everyone. While it is my hope we all have that inner entomologist, it is more likely many of us harbor an inner exterminator. One reason winters can be quite enjoyable is that we get a reprieve from many of the nuisance insects. When going to the playground, instead of cover...

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Upcoming Garden Events

Posted by Kari Houle - Articles Events

It's hard to believe that the first month of 2017 is nearly over. It means that the days are getting longer and that before we know it the 2017 gardening season will be here. Last time I wrote about gardening being fluid and always changing. Part of being able to adjust to the changing garden, to grow as gardeners, to excite our passion is to learn. Each year come late winter into early...

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Gardening Goals

Posted by Kari Houle - Articles

Each year I tell myself that I want to accomplish this or that in the garden. I want to try this new variety or try a new plant all together. No matter what, sometimes good intentions go awry and when the end of the year rolls around we might sigh and say darn, that didn't work, but you know what there is always next year! Its 2017, it's a new year and that means new goals, new intentio...

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