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posted on Monday, November 21, 2016 - 11:04

me and my newest love!I deliberately did absolutely no planting this year, so all I did in the garden was dump stuff on the compost heap and taming the grassy jungle – after learning to use a scythe, and getting one. :-) But not doing much yielded some unexpected results!

posted on Monday, October 24, 2016 - 11:33

the finished wallAt the end of August, we spent a day or two setting up a project wall for the house. Not perfect but perfectly usable, so here’s the story.

posted on Monday, October 17, 2016 - 14:03

Our first tiny pizza...In May I told you about my second attempt at building a pizza oven last year, and with roughly the same amount of delay, here’s the follow up story about our first time actually using it at the end of June. Spoiler: It worked alright and made lovely pizza! ;-)

posted on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 19:11

The whole oven, nice and smooth(ish)!Okay, so I had 211 photos to choose from for this article! To make sure it has at least a chance of going online sometime this week, I am going to make this a bit of a picture story: My Second Attempt At A Cob Pizza Oven, In 70 Pictures. And a bit of text.

posted on Monday, November 9, 2015 - 11:25

insulation layer finishedHow I built my first cob pizza oven, or as much as I remember of it.

posted on Friday, October 2, 2015 - 12:52

my four boxes, raised on a makeshift benchA summary of all my gardening efforts while this site was offline (Nov 2014 - Sep 2015). Another long one! Spoiler alert: Learned a lot but didn’t really have much harvest to show for it.

posted on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 00:14

Bokashi binOnce more a fairly long post on my first couple of weeks with my diy bokashi bin.

posted on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 13:57

Mound in the makingMy very first small and very experimental hugelkultur bed. Probably sowed and planted too early, and I’m pretty sure it’ll lose a lot of volume at some point. But it was so much fun!

posted on Friday, May 9, 2014 - 12:35

house number 2.0Moss house number 2.0: Transplantating moss patches onto the old paste. The results look fabulous so far!

posted on Friday, May 2, 2014 - 15:28

Short post: My shoots aren’t pumpkin shoots. (And a sneak peak of what’s in the making.)


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