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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
Dec 28, 2011
Lucy Goodman commented on Country Girl's group 'Garlic Divas and Gurus'
"Time to plant the 2012 garlic crop. I plan on getting in around 3000 cloves in the next 2 weeks or so."
Nov 4, 2011
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
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Garlic Divas and Gurus

A Greenminded gathering space in a friendly garlic patch for networking, sharing, inspiring and general garlic info, recipes, and anything garlic!See More
Sep 21, 2011
Lucy Goodman commented on Country Girl's group 'Garlic Divas and Gurus'
"You an indeed get garlic from the bubels (seeds). You let the scape go to flower and let the flower develop completely (do not cut off the plant-oh and the garlic will be tiny as all the energy went into growing flowers/seed) and you will have the…"
Sep 18, 2011
Ginny Hopper commented on Country Girl's group 'Garlic Divas and Gurus'
"Two years ago in the spring I was given a few garlic plants and replanted them in my garden beds. I pulled the scapes off when they made an appearance and I let them over winter last winter, thus enlarging my crop for this year. I was told and…"
Sep 17, 2011
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Sep 15, 2011

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Organic Garlic Farmer/Progressive Thinker
A bit about me:
Frustrated author/artist/dirt lover who wants a farm by the ocean, is that too much to ask??
Latest greatest meal cooked at home:
Feta/broccoli/ham/bacon/sharp cheese/parm/GARLIC/greek oregano/diced tomato quiche from heaven, sauteed broccoli in olive oil and garlic over ravioli, topped with trinidad spices, and focaccia bread on the side with butter and you guessed it -more garlic! ;o)
Currently reading:
Between books right now-summer vacation-kids home! who can read?!
Currently listening to:
My man, Kenny Chesney....who else is there?? ;o) (Front row at the sand bar at Tampa show (3/18/11)....just WOW!!! Yes, Kenny, that was me that patted your boot ;o) lol
My latest DIY project:
4300 sq ft ENDLESS renovation of my home...help me Rhonda!
How did you find HOMEGROWN.org?
???? fate?
Web site I recommend:
http://www.astrodienst.com

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In Defense of Summer Magic...

Summer vacation is upon us here in Southwest Virginia. Kids home 24/7...need I say

more? The house is alive and wild, noisy and happy, bubbles being blown on the

front porch and squirt guns squirting through screen windows...literally as I

typed this my daughter just turned on the stereo and it was playing, "School's

Out For Summer"...really loud, whereby I asked her to turn it off. Really off.

Not that I don't like the music, just not…

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Posted on June 16, 2011 at 12:58pm

The Hard and Soft (neck) Of It All....

 

Warmer weather arrived for a brief visit over the weekend. Warm enough to drag the plastic laundry baskets of thousands of left over garlic that didn't make it into the garlic field this past fall, out to the front porch for a breath of fresh air and a sorting out.

 

With the baskets full sitting in the room just of the kitchen and constantly smelling garlic 24/7 makes it difficult not to *think garlic*, want to eat garlic, cook with garlic, etc. Garlic is a tricky…

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Posted on March 3, 2011 at 12:14pm — 1 Comment

Weedwalking With Country Girl Garlic...Hidden Gifts in the Garlic Patch

http://weedwalkingwithcountrygirlgarlic.blogspot.com/
Stardate: Friday, 18, February...



So I laid in bed last night, not falling asleep, listening to my bunkie snore.



Naturally, I began thinking about the obvious thing: chickens.



I thought…
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Posted on February 19, 2011 at 12:08pm

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At 6:19pm on February 21, 2011, Mary said…
yep yep yep you are the (wo)man when it comes to garlic....and zooming around the ethers too, I never know where you are! Your stars must be realigning for sure!
 
 
 

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