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Cedar Plank Grilled Salmon

Cedar Plank Grilled Salmon Incredibly good; modified a lit from Allrecipes 1 (3 pound) whole filet of salmon, skin on, scored slightly into the flesh6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil4 large garlic cloves (, minced)2 Tablespoons…

The winners!

Wendy, Teresa, Jennifer, and Laura are the winners of a brand new bar of handmade gardener's soap. I believe Jennifer is most in need of some good soap: Jennifer said: Well this was not an easy feat. Home alone gardening today and actually…
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Contest/Giveaway: Gardener's Soap

Please read this post in it's entirety. This is a fairly simple contest, just email me a picture of your, or a family member's, hands during/after you've been gardening. The top 4 dirtiest hands will receive a bar of my handmade gardener's…
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Monsanto & Facebook

I post a lot more over on facebook, so come on over and "like" the page (how I hate that, I miss the "fan" setup)! I just finished a relatively minor update on the Monsanto page. If you have issues with any of the seed companies on the CRG…

Soap blog

I'm sharing my soap blog address in case anyone wants to follow along with my successes and setbacks: http://naturalbornsoap.blogspot.com I will keep this blog free of soapy stuff unless it is gardening related, like the new gardener bar…
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Shh, don't remind me

Yes it's almost February. Resolutions? I don't recall any resolutions. Don't you dare scroll down that page! I said don't! That should be an indication how those are going (I've had a few people email and ask) ;) Soap making is FUN.…

Adventures in Soap Making

I'm going to do it. I've been putting it off for years. I'm going to risk my life and play with caustic chemicals and make my own soap. I'm not taking the cheater way out and grinding up a store bought bar and adding stuff to it. Yes, I was…

2011!

2010 had a lot of ups and downs here in our little corner of the world. The ups mostly made up for the downs though, and the upcoming 2011 ups will be even better. I got a jump on my "New Years Resolutions" by quitting smoking (...again...)…

Salem, Oregon Community Gardens

I'm going over Analytics data today, seeing people looking for a lot of things I haven't posted about, but should. If you're looking for community vegetable gardens in Salem, Oregon, start here. I haven't had a chance to call any of the number…

Slacker blogger

Oh my gosh readers. It's been far too long since I posted about anything. Before I go any further with that, I do update the Garden of Eatin' facebook page a bit more often, so if you are worried I've fallen off the face of the planet, head…
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And the winner is...

Are you ready?!? I rolled 1-14 at random.org, with each commenter being 1 to 14 Jasmin Myra Henderson compostings sara9894 christinemv SalemMom Bobby M Patti Reid Jeff Kyle Christine shanyag jesse f noelrich jamie…