Bruce Haynes has transformed his parents suburban garden in Howick and recently built a herb spiral amongst the other circular veggie plots. See my earlier post: https://plantabundance.wordpress.com/2012/03/19/homesteader-pam-haynes/ Bruce is a big fan on local living and an inspiration to many.

THE REAL UNIVERSITY

i was inspired to build my mom a

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so i looked and found some

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and used some of the broken ones to lay out a

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then i looked and found some

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so i cut the wood using a

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and then, after a while, a

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i then looked and found some

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which i dug with a

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it took 7 wheelbarrow-fulls to fill the

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(to help the wood pieces on the outside STAY UPRIGHT i buried them, a bit)

 luckily before he died my grandfather made a

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so i could make a pond.

now all i needed was to find some

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and some

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and some

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and some

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and some

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and some

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and some

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and some

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and some

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growing in our garden and transplant them into bags (before planting them) so i could photograph them on my mom’s seedling table to remember exactly what is what.

it was useful to find a bale…

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