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7QT - Green Things, Fun Things, and New Things!

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---1--- Haven't posted in forever, but I've been up to all kinds of stuff! Planted a lot of things, in the front flower beds and in containers on the back deck. I did a fairy garden, too!
I planted a few succelents in it and left them a little room to grow. One or two of them are doing good, but the neighborhood stray cats have dug up one or two of the others....  (I think the fairies are not doing their job very well.)
---2--- We planted tomatoes and cucumbers in the back. The cucumbers don't seem to be doing well at all. The tomatoes are doing a little better. We have harvested four and seem to have two or three more growing, as well as a lot of flowering. We'll see...! (The plants are quite a lot taller now; this was when we first planted.) ---3---   One of the front flower beds: And I did this. Let me tell you about this.  I read somewhere that you could put down newspaper around your plants to keep weeds from growing up, and the newspaper just turns into fer…