Planning next year’s plot

Plan next year’s garden while this year’s crop is still fresh (in your mind)

Believe it or not, October is probably the best time to plan next year’s garden.

The harvest is in (mostly), you can see what grew really well this year and what didn’t, what varieties you liked and those that were pretty much failures and didn’t taste very good, either. 

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The $750 View

After my son Tor lost his iPhone during a canoe trip last year, I had considered paddling to Rose Lake on a recovery mission. He had lost the phone while bushwhacking up a steep hill to enjoy a lunch spot with a view. MEA weekend in October provided the opportunity, and after I persuaded my sister Continue Reading...