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Cucumber Beetles vs. Erin
Growing cucumbers can be a real challenge when the beetles get involved.

Swiss Chard
Growing Swiss chard and trying new vegetables in the kitchen.

Three Sisters Gardening
Learn about the growing method that Native Americans used for centuries.

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Heart of the Home
DIY Mexican Tin Lantern

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Cane pole was gift from grandfather.

Granddaughter Cherished Homemade Cane Pole

A reader shares the story of her grandfather teaching her to fish and giving her with a homemade cane pole.
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