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A SIMPLE, DOWN TO EARTH, HANDS-ON, SELF-RELIANT LIFE #ONTHEMOUNTAIN

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5 years of growing tomatoes in March
3 weeks ago

5 years of growing tomatoes in March

By  •  garden, sowing

Wow! I just realised that his will be my fifth year of growing tomatoes. Of course I have grown tomatoes before as well. On a balcony. But this will be …
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Garden update: wood chips, sowing, digging and drip hoses dilemma
2 months ago

Garden update: wood chips, sowing, digging and drip hoses dilemma

By  •  garden, sowing, planting

I’ve posted a few video garden updates again. You can find them below. I realise I explain less in these videos, than I normally do in my written posts. If …
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Vegetable garden update February 2017 (video)
2 months ago

Vegetable garden update February 2017 (video)

No worries, there will be written updates on the garden as well this year. But as there isn’t much to shoot beautiful pictures of, I’m taking the liberty of only …
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Snow on the allotment – January 2017
3 months ago

Snow on the allotment – January 2017

The snow forced me to share a new video with you so soon. I share some information on the situation of the garden and a bit of information on my …
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New video: 2017 January garden update and small chores
3 months ago

New video: 2017 January garden update and small chores

One of the goals I’ve set out for myself this year is to learn to film and montage film to create better Youtube content. The only way to do this …
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Dreaming about a winter garden
4 months ago

Dreaming about a winter garden

By  •  garden, sowing

So, I’m dreaming about a winter garden – again. It has been four years in a row now that I basically don’t have a – mention worthy – winter garden. …
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Planting garlic in autumn
6 months ago

Planting garlic in autumn

By  •  garden, sowing, planting

Do you plant your garlic in autumn? I do! In this post I will explain you my way of planting garlic in autumn. It’s pretty simple, garlic isn’t a complicated …
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Yearly closure, vegetable garden september 2016
6 months ago

Yearly closure, vegetable garden september 2016

It’s time to write-up a closure or a roundup of this year vegetable garden. The pictures in this post are made in September 2016, as I’ve already started working on next …
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Mushroom picking in autumnal Savoy – a quick introduction
7 months ago

Mushroom picking in autumnal Savoy – a quick introduction

We returned this week from a long car tour around Europe. It was really enjoyable. We saw a lot of things and experienced some new things. I hope I will …
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The July allotment 2016
9 months ago

The July allotment 2016

Allotment update time! The most recent update of the allotment was at the end of May. We are now 60 days further down the road and I believe the growth in the allotment …
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