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Simple Frugal Garden Update: Progress Edition

A month or so ago when I first started blogging about my garden, I really never thought I would get to this point.  This week we have had two meals incorporating produce from the garden.  It was both delicious, and … Continue reading

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Simple Frugal Garden Update: Sprout Edition

We here in the Silly Simple household have recently become addicted to a new wildly fun game called “is it a weed, or not”.  We play this game a few times a week when we head out to our garden … Continue reading

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Simple Frugal Garden Update: 1 week post planting

The garden has been planted for about a week now, we found this really great fertilizer and are having some fabulous results!     Ok, ok, that was a really good angle, the garden really looks more like this:   … Continue reading

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Simple Frugal Garden Update: The Community Garden

We here in the Silly Simple family are participating in a community garden for the first time this year.  So far we LOVE it.  It is pretty much just like what I imagined a local gardening club would be like, … Continue reading

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Simple Frugal Garden Update: Preparing the Soil

  So last month we discussed frugal ways to start seeds indoors.  We made a couple of different kinds of planters using ice cube trays, egg cartons, and newspaper… and then a few weeks ago those seed starters really started … Continue reading

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Keeping it simple…

Editor’s note:  This is a recurring Wednesday segment on SillySimple where we can ground ourselves in the simple solution to everyday life. In the name of keeping it simple for the 2nd Wednesday in April… With the weather warming up, … Continue reading

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Frugal gardening update!

Here are the results of a photo session I had with my roma tomato seedlings this week.  You may remember these little guys back from when they were seeds.  When we did the photo session, the little seedlings were just … Continue reading

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Things we love from around the web

As I was preparing this list of favorites today, I realized that the internet is an awesome tool for reducing clutter and maintaining simplicity in real life.  I can read and study whatever interests me (hello wikipedia) without creating clutter … Continue reading

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Celebrating Spring

Let’s just take a break for a moment and celebrate the changing of the seasons.  Such a simple yet delightful thing to enjoy.  Happy Spring!

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Frugal Gardening: Seed Starting Part III

I have been thinking a lot about seed starting over the last few weeks… first it was the ice cube tray seed starters, then the egg cartons pulled out of the recycling bin, then I stumbled on this instructional video … Continue reading

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