Tag Archives: Pinterest

Gardening Hack

The life of a gardener is not all pretty flowers and vegetable plants overflowing with produce. There are the plants themselves, soil, bugs, critters, weather – you get the idea. There are challenges. I mentioned previously that our MG group … Continue reading

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Terrarium

There are gorgeous terrariums on Pinterest, and I’ve been wanting to try one for the porch for quite a while now. After some research it appeared I needed a container, rocks on the bottom for drainage, a charcoal layer, and potting soil approximately four … Continue reading

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Cash gifts

In previous years, Christmas presents involved Santa and numerous trips to Toys-R-Us, local toy stores,  National Geographic for Kids, and other sources of interesting and challenging presents for children. But, once children become eight and twelve and Santa is not … Continue reading

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Pinterest and Projects

Years ago, I labeled file folders to hold pages I pulled from magazines and cut outs from newspapers. Now, I use Pinterest to pin things I want to look at in the future and remember where I put them. Remembering … Continue reading

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Weekend

What kept you busy this past weekend? On Friday, we went with our granddaughter to see Lincoln with tremendous acting performances by Daniel Day Lewis, Sally Field and a very talented supporting cast. It was so well done it was … Continue reading

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Baking – present and past

I like to bake, and presently there are thousands of recipes on the web under a variety of sources including Pinterest. I love finding a recipe, hitting ‘pin’, and knowing where to find it when I decide to try it. … Continue reading

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