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Maybe next year...

Posted by Amber Lehrman on May 7, 2012 at 11:50 AM Comments comments (0)

This year feels like it is caught in stasis smewhere around March for me.  I realize that we are actually May and the plants think we're in mid-June, but for me all the normal cuies of spring and summer are missing.  I don't have a garden this year.


I normally mark early spring with hundreds of plant starts in the living room.  Every morning before work, I go in and turn on their lights and inspect each one to make sure it't healthy.  I pull up little sp...

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Out in the garden again...

Posted by Amber Lehrman on March 7, 2011 at 12:04 AM Comments comments (2)

Today was the first day we really spent quality time outside in the garden since the weather started warming up.  We managed to get some rye sown where the chickens will be (future grazing for them), clean out the winter bedding from the rabbits and move them into their summer hutch, and do some cleanup in the backyard.  This week we'll be getting things ready to re-layer all the garden beds next weekend.  That means disassembling the bean trellis, moving the cattle panels and ...

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Workbooks, Chickens and Birthdays

Posted by Amber Lehrman on March 5, 2011 at 11:17 PM Comments comments (0)

The workbooks are here!!!  The long awaited (ok, its only been a couple of months) Brio Birth workbooks are here!  They are every bit as gorgeous as everyone has been saying.  There is so much more content in them (they're at least twice as big as the workbook I was using before) with color pictures and outstanding information on everything.  It really will make teaching so much easier and I think it will be a much more useful reference for my students.  I can't wait ...

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