Monthly Archives: February 2011

New Garden Year

It’s time to start planning this year’s garden. I anticipate some big changes in the garden configuration, and I’ll probably be buying only heirloom seeds this year. I’ve already got some lettuce planted in containers. I think I’ll keep the … Continue reading

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Citrus Solvent and Painted Canvas Floor Cloths

I’ve been working on painted canvas floor cloths. So far, I’ve used latex wall paint for my background, and oil based stencil paints for the patterns. I’ve been designing and cutting my own stencils (with some heavy borrowing from stencil … Continue reading

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Soy Milk

We bought a soy milk maker and a fifty pound bag of soy beans. We’d been spending a lot of money buying soy milk from the store, and finally decided it made more sense to make our own. I think … Continue reading

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