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Adventures in Urban Homesteading

Organic, Ultra-Local Produce… Come and Get It!

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in farmers' market | 0 comments

  We’re excited to announce that Heirloom Gardens is teaming up with Potter Highlands Produce to bring organic, heirloom,...

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Wrap-Up: The 5th Annual Urban Homestead Tour

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014 in Homemade Life | 1 comment

The 5th Annual Urban Homestead Tour (organized by Denver Botanic Gardens and Heirloom Gardens) was a big success. Around 150 participants...

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Diary of a New Garden: Part 3

Posted by on Aug 24, 2014 in Gardening | 3 comments

(Part 1 of this series showed the transition from sod-covered yard to fertilized garden.) (Part 2 showed the planting of the fruit trees...

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Recipe: Homemade Cream Cheese (you can use goat milk!)

Posted by on Aug 8, 2014 in Cheesemaking, Goats, Recipes | 2 comments

People who learn that I have backyard dairy goats always ask me, “Do you make cheese?” I know that they’re thinking of...

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Recipe: Potato, Zucchini & Pea Tikka Masala

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in Recipes | 1 comment

Tikka masala is one of my favorite Indian dishes. The creamy, rich tomato sauce seasoned with all kinds of spices, cooked with veggies and...

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