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Provident Gardening

When I saw this book was written by a couple of veteran gardeners from Utah, I knew it would speak to me. Provident gardening is the term Joy Bossi and Karen Bastow use to describe strategic cultivation in extreme conditions, which is how I grow fruits and vegetables at 6,000 feet in the Sierra Nevada. While their bottom line is getting food on the table, these two women are truly joyful gardeners. They offer great tips on critter control and managing frost, yet they also give elegant design… Continue

Added by Sheila Hlubucek on May 10, 2012 at 8:50am — No Comments

What's Your Number?

As a community, the residents of Reno, Nevada are not so healthy. We show up high on charts for obesity - especially for children - and low on charts for fitness. There is an opportunity to change that. The not-for-profit hospital I work for issued a Community Health Challenge in celebration of its 150th birthday…


Added by Sheila Hlubucek on March 8, 2012 at 9:07am — 3 Comments

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