Print Story The moss wins again
By Alan Crowe (Sun Aug 27, 2023 at 06:50:35 PM EST) gardening (all tags)
I try to maintain a patch of grass that never gets direct sunlight. More failure inside

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Print Story It's like an emo Napoleon Dynamite
By georgeha (Thu Mar 26, 2009 at 09:28:32 AM EST) boardgaming, thrifting, dementia, gardening (all tags)
aka Thumbsucker.

Plus first Catan, no goodwill on a Sunday, Peddling Prosperity, bring out your axe, and less.

Poll: Favorite herb?

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Print Story second week of my new job, further wildlife reports
By misslake (Sat May 17, 2008 at 03:58:56 PM EST) vagina full of centipedes, minty fresh vagina, gardening (all tags)
the leaves are coming out on the poplars!


sunrise is 5:30AM and sunset is 9:30PM.
now i am fully a reverse vampire in the sense that i never see full dark. i am only awake in the daylight. in another few weeks i know i will have to miss out on the sunrise and sunset too.

the days are sunny, breezy and perfect. i can understand the trade-off between these perfect bright days and the frigid -40C winters.

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Print Story My cacao seeds are growing...
By NoMoreNicksLeft (Mon Mar 10, 2008 at 10:13:13 AM EST) chocolate plants, cacao, gardening, houseplants, stupid shit (all tags)
Out of roughly 45 seeds, at least 20 have little white roots showing, some almost an inch long. The others are still covered too much to tell, but I'd not be surprised if I have 90% or more germination.

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Print Story A general update on the your favorite kuron.
Ok, so I'm not your favorite kuron. But I didn't misbehave when I came here, at least.

Bad news first (for me, you guys might get a kick out of it)... funding troubles at the startup I'm at again. Looking for a new job, and it sucks.

[editor's note, by ana] moved to the diary section, at the request of the author.

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Print Story It's a shame we have to die my dear
No-one's getting out of here alive

Inside: Leeds festival review, moving desks, yet more gardening, photo of a duck feather - what more could you want?

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Print Story Moving, keep on moving
By stark (Fri Aug 12, 2005 at 08:51:16 AM EST) photos, photo, edinburgh, gardening, foo fighters, cv, parents, royksopp, review (all tags)
Jubilee line is broken. Dammit. Heigh ho, I didn't want to get home today anyway </sarcasm>

Inside: photo of the day, gardening, listening, CVs and a poll! Wow!!!1!

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Print Story What's the worst that can happen?
By stark (Tue Aug 09, 2005 at 11:20:57 PM EST) gardening, breaker, stress, patio (all tags)
Inside: gardening, more gardening, a bit more work on the garden

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