Category Archives: Spring Planning

  • Origin of Norooz (Iranian New Year)

    Posted on March 22, 2013 by in Spring Planning

    The first day of the Spring is Norooz or the Iranian New Year. It has been thousands of years in the making. About 5000 years ago, the Sumarians developed some of the earliest solar calendars the world has known. The calculated the hours in a day, days in a month, months in a year. Their […]

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  • Thoughtful Gardening

    Posted on January 28, 2012 by in Spring Planning

    As 2012 As 2012 draws near, I am excited by the pre-Spring planning. This is the time draw up plans for vegetable and perennial beds. I find it quite useful to have a garden journal and record how plants, especially vegetables, performed during the spring, summer and fall. If a variety of vegetable, either grown […]

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