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Yolande joined Torry's group

Hunting, Gathering and Foraging

Wild foods of all kinds....goods from the woods!
Jun 19, 2013
Yolande joined johna's group

Herb Lovers!

A group for people who are passionate about their herb gardens. Share recipes and discuss all aspects of herb growing here from culinary to cosmetic.
Jun 19, 2013
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Jun 19, 2013
Yolande commented on Yolande's status
"kale, russian blue potatoes, delicata squash, tomatoes, beets and carrots!"
Jun 16, 2013
Jennifer commented on Yolande's status
"Cool! What have you planted?"
Jun 3, 2013
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Jun 2, 2013
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"i learned the importance of staking and properly securing a growing tomato plant *sadface*"
Aug 27, 2011
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"I despise slugs."
Aug 9, 2011
Yolande commented on Janine Roe's blog post 'Potato Success'
"oh wow, nice!!! Congrats!!!"
Jul 13, 2011
Yolande replied to Caroline Malcolm's discussion 'Chicken Coops' in the group Backyard Chickens
"I was thinking about hens this year but the neighbors have been terrorize by a massive bear who's apparently been taking doors off sheds with a single swipe. Our friend lost 11 chickens. Taking that in account, is getting chickens even a good…"
Jun 19, 2011
Yolande joined Pete and Izzy's Mom's group

Backyard Chickens

A place to discuss and share the joy and trials of chicken raising! Share your chicken knowledge, photos, coop plans, ask questions, anything chicken related!See More
Jun 19, 2011
Yolande joined Cornelia's group

Earth Mamas and Papas: HOMEGROWN parenting

Trying to raise your little ones with an appreciation for good food and good land? Share your favorite tips, blogs, stories, recipes and more here.
Jun 18, 2011
Yolande commented on Cornelia's photo

Vegetable Terrine

"that looks amazing."
May 10, 2011
Cornelia left a comment for Yolande
"Hi Yolande - good to see you pop back in. Good luck this season! There's lots of help here if you need it. :)"
Apr 6, 2011

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What kind of HOMEGROWN are you?
Earth Mama, Dirt Under My Fingernails City Slicker
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It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society- Jiddu Krishnamurti
A bit about me:
Recently moved to Nelson BC and I'm currently working on putting our garden up. There are a few fruit trees on the property as well, so lots of canning ahead.
Latest greatest meal cooked at home:
Currently reading:
Rereading radical homemaker
Currently listening to:
Flying Lotus
My latest DIY project:
Patchwork pillow
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At 11:02am on May 4, 2010, Cornelia said…
Hi Yolande - welcome. I've enjoyed the pictures that you've posted and your blog, too. I hope you're finding the site a useful and welcoming place. Your little one is the sweetest!
At 11:25am on April 6, 2011, Cornelia said…
Hi Yolande - good to see you pop back in. Good luck this season! There's lots of help here if you need it. :)

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