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Today, In A Very Brady Gardening Episode…

Today, In A Very Brady Gardening Episode…

Today Sunset Magazine posted our team profile on the One-Block Diet Blog with the other nine teams in competition. After much deliberation, we’ve named our team The Bad Skunks. We’ve checked out our steep competition and, frankly, we’re feeling mildly guilty about wanting to beat out all those small, vegetable-eating children for the prize. Go […]

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Urban Agriculture: My Neighbor’s Inner City Orchid Farm

Urban Agriculture: My Neighbor’s Inner City Orchid Farm

My neighbor Estrellita has a concrete front yard. But that hasn’t stopped her from creating her own flower farm. Every year she grows and sells hundreds of orchid plants.

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Heirloom Swiss Chard Victorian Gothic Floral Arrangement

Heirloom Swiss Chard Victorian Gothic Floral Arrangement

Our neighbors, Noel and Sonita, just gave us a large clump of home-grown yellow chard. We’ll eat it tomorrow for dinner. In the meantime, it’s masquerading as a sweetly creepy floral arrangement.

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