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crafty gemini farm & family friday #6 post of 2016

Farm & Family Fridays #6

It’s definitely feeling and looking like summer here in Florida! The amaryllis flowers are blooming around the front yard. Aren’t they pretty?! Our gardenias are blooming and the aroma is so lovely as you’re walking in the house. And now… some big news! Baby Cutes, our mini nubian (Nubian/Nigerian Dwarf cross) is pregnant! The vet […]

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Seed starting time!

I live in Florida (Zone 8b) and we can garden pretty much all year round.  I don’t do much in the super hot & humid months of July and August but it’s September now and I’ve started some seeds for the Fall/Winter vegetable garden!  Can you believe all these have sprouted in only 3 days! […]

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Pumpkins Galore!

If you don’t follow my {very frequent} posts on Facebook you probably don’t know about my pumpkins! We grew pumpkins in the garden this year!  One of the joys of living in Florida is that I already have pumpkins… in June! Yup! I’m having way too much fun on this little farm.The heirloom variety I […]

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Transplanting Seedlings to Veggie Garden

One great thing about living in Florida is that while most of the country begins to brace themselves for a chilly Fall/Winter season we are getting ready to enjoy some of the most beautiful and cool weather of the year.  Which for our farming lifestyle also means— veggie garden time! The kids and I transplanting […]

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