What is a manifold and what is Netafim? Honestly, I had to look up the word manifold. I have heard it off and on my whole life, but pretty much thought of it as “part of a car.” But when I was at the sprinkler parts store (Pipeco in Nampa), explaining how I thought I […]
Things we generally do inside.
How is it possible that The Chocolat Bar has been in Boise for 13 years and I didn’t know about it? I don’t know whether to be mad or embarrassed! But maybe I’ll pass on either because there is no need to ruin the wonderful experience of going there last week. My daughter and I […]
Why thin plants? Some plants germinate less reliably. While succession planting is useful, when we plant a certain section of garden, it is nice to end up with a fairly uniform coverage so that we can get the size harvest that we want. We might be aiming for enough at once for dinner or enough […]
Here is the video: One nice way to brainstorm about garden dilemmas So, one of the reasons you should sit on your patio once in a while and take breaks and just, sort of, look at your garden is because you will get unanticipated ideas. I was trying to figure out where would be the […]
You just never know when your engineer-husband will want to build an underground house. You should just be prepared, because some day it will just seem like the right time and you will go out looking for property with the correct southern exposure for the side of the house that will be nearly all windows […]