Author Archives: Emily

About Emily

Mom to my amazing 3 year old daughter. Partner to my loving husband. Full time working architect by day. Gardner, Cook, Sewer, Crafter, Knitter, DIYer by night.

Growing Something New – Stone Creek Trading!

It has been a very busy spring for us, although it seems like every spring is busy.  Our garden hasn’t been our main focus for this year, as we have been busy growing something else – our business! Kryz & … Continue reading

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Seed Binders: Easy Seed Organization and Storage

When we first dove into the world of starting our own seeds, it quickly became essential to find a way to organize all of our seeds.  And when we started to see how many seeds we had left over at … Continue reading

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Seed Catalogs!!

One of my favorite parts of gardening is thumbing through the gorgeous seed catalogs that arrive each year, deciding what new things we will grow!  Between our simple seed organization and storage system (which I will share soon) and the … Continue reading

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Seed Starting 101 – Keep them growing

Last year was our first attempt at starting seeds indoors.  We didn’t know exactly what we were doing and ended up with weak and spindly seedlings.  Over the winter we did a lot of research and determined what our main … Continue reading

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Weekend Update – 4/15/12

The last few weeks have been very busy with a variety of  non-photo worthy projects in our house.  We did a lot of behind the scenes things that needed to be completed before we can get started on the bigger … Continue reading

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Homemade Polish Apple Fritters

Even though we try to eat healthy most of the time, it’s important to  treat ourselves to something special occasionally!  These Homemade Polish Apple Fritters are a favorite in our house.  The crunchy puffed fried batter creates the perfect contrast … Continue reading

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Weekend Update – Let the planting begin!

Because both Kryz and I work full time during the week, the weekends are our busiest gardening times.  The unseasonably warm spring we’ve been having so far means that we were able to get a lot done in the garden … Continue reading

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