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Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Stems, branches and weeds

How to create early spring arrangements I miss being able to go to my garden and pick flowers for the […]

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Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Get out the pruners

Your fruit trees are ready for a haircut When I was a boy I loved to climb trees. I had […]

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Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Starting from seeds

It’s time to get ready! I love starting seedlings indoors when it’s still cold and raw outside. It makes me […]

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Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Dream Big

Make a wish list of trees you want I was recently thumbing through my first book, Notes from the Garden, […]

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Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Build a garden library

Basic books to get you started I know that many people, especially gardeners under the age of 40, use the […]

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Outdoors

Sweaters for the history books

Manchester museum displays Pandora Sweaters exhibit Between 1940 and 1990, a bold neon sign that read “Home of Pandora Sweaters” […]

Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Make your houseplants happy

Mid-winter care for sad indoor plants Are you suffering from the mid-winter blahs? More importantly, are your houseplants? We can’t […]

Outdoors

The year of pets

The tales of puppies, sugar gliders, a potbelly pig and other animals that found new homes in the last year […]

Outdoors / The Gardening Guy

Garden soup

Winter veggies by the bowlful There is something about a bowl of warm soup on a cold winter day that […]

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From couch to cardio

Tone up, stretch and sweat at home with virtual fitness classes and local teachers There are so many reasons to […]

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