Monthly Archives: December 2011

Garden Gem in Normandy – Clos du Coudray

If you want to visit Monet’s Garden when you are in France, and what garden tourist doesn’t, don’t plan to day trip out from Paris.  It’s worth the trouble to rent a car and drive to Normandy for a couple … Continue reading

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LED First Harvest

I picked some of my first batch of lettuces last night from under the LED lights.  I had them tested by Everiss Labs and since this was the first time I’d ever seen tissue test results, I was a little … Continue reading

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Outdoors and In

The temps are forecasted in the teens, next town over to the west and north.  I went out to see what I could get before it was frozen and came back with a couple of handfuls of good stuff.  Small … Continue reading

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