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Norma Dennis in front of the store, along U.S. Highway 127, near Lawrenceburg, Kentucky. Attention shoppers! The world’s largest Yard Sale is approaching. Four days, August 4 – 7, along …

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Surgeon General leads walk through the park for launch of National Park Rx. National Park Rx, a growing movement among doctors to prescribe parks and nature to their patients, launched …

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Permanent beds and paths in the author’s garden. Guest Rant by Megan Cain I get why you till. There’s something in all of us gardeners that leaps with joy when …

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In February I posted a picture of my modest collection of raised beds and asked for ideas about how to keep the chickens out of them.  Jessi Blum, author of …

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  I had a happy 65th birthday. Besides my initiation into Medicare, I had the love of family and friends, and I got to listen to extraordinary chamber musicians. And …

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Annual edible kale (this is ‘Lacinato’) planted next to a walkway for easy grazing also contributes texture and color to a landscape. If you’re wanting to cut meat from your …

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As a big fan of Organic Gardening Magazine, I take no pleasure in expressing my shock surprise at seeing this photo illustrating an otherwise wonderful article about growing wildlife-friendly gardens.  …

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I recently woke up with a badly aching right elbow. In fact, I could barely use my arm. Must be Lyme disease, I concluded. Pain in the joints is a …

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…and Buffalo.  And Brooklyn.  See you there?  As always, please check with the venue before heading out to confirm details.  Also, there are lots more events coming up around the …

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Most public gardens in DC are little known to locals and never promoted to visitors (in contrast to the super-hyped cherry trees or to be exact, their short-lived blossoms).  And …

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