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8 Vegetables to Plant in December {Zone 9}

Yes, you can plant vegetables in December! These 8 vegetables love the cold weather, and you’ll be harvesting within 30 days. Includes recommended varieties, planting tips, and recipes for your…

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Making Laundry Detergent

It’s super-easy to make laundry soap at home and you can get all the supplies at the grocery store. I…

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The World’s Best Banana Bread

This is a big favorite at our house and a great way to use up overripe bananas. It’s perfect with…

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Snow peas

Best right off the vine.

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Welcome to Brown Thumb Mama, where I’ll chronicle my crazy adventures in backyard gardening, frugal living, and all-around thriftiness in…

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