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Spring in Seattle!

It no longer freezes at night, buds are swelling on our trees, and our chicken Baracka wants to mate. Spring has arrived. For my part, I frantically plant seeds that my books tell me I could have planted last month, some outdoors, some in. Two weeks ago I planted tomato seeds from 2008 in egg cartons in the kitchen windows. I also started other longer season crops like onions, peppers, and eggplant (yes, I may be dreaming). Continue reading

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Is Fishgirl really a scientist?

Nearest Book Thing Rules:* Grab the book nearest you. Right now.* Don’t dig for your favorite book, the coolest, the most intellectual. Use the CLOSEST.* Turn to page 56.* Find the fifth sentence.* Post that sentence here and, along with … Continue reading

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