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How to Build a Deer Fence, gardening in middle age, gardening smart after 50

Smart Gardening: How to Build a Deer Fence

BY KITT WALSH Finally winter is leaving and it is almost time to plant your garden. But the return of Spring brings more than just warm weather—it brings out the critters and, in most parts of the country, this means deer. Not only does Bambi bring a...

Spring Cleaning the Green Way

Spring Cleaning the Green Way

Spring has (finally) come and I herald it by buying daffodils, starting sunflower seeds with my granddaughter and undertaking a real spring-cleaning of my winter weary house. Just like my mother did, I scrub everything that isn’t nailed down and air ...