Maria Adlam
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Waldorf traditions for birthdays    When I have said my evening prayer,  And my clothes are folded on my chair,  And Mother/Father switches off the light,  I’ll still be__years old tonight.  But form the very break of day,  Before the children rise and play,  Before the darkness turns to gold,  Tomorrow, I'll be __ years old….  __kisses when I wake,  __candles on my cake.

Today I welcome Suzanne to Discovering Waldorf. Suzanne is another Waldorf mama who lives in South Africa.

SUCH a great infographic! Love the part on companion planting! Gonna print it to hang in my laundry room :)

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Companion planting

Companion Planting Chart : find your crop in the left column then look to find good companions and bad companions. (Link is bad, but chart is readable)

What Not to Plant Together – Gardening Tips

Often times when we talk about Companion Planting we discuss the plants that should always be planted side-by-side in our gardens. I’m here to give you the dish on what plants to NOT plant together when you are companion planting! - Gardening And Patio

There are many good reasons to plant buckwheat in your garden. Here are nine of 'em.

There are many good reasons to plant buckwheat in your garden. Here are nine of 'em.: There are many good reasons to plant buckwheat in your garden. Here are nine of 'em.

Each time you crack an egg open, instead of tossing the shell into the trash, drop it into an open container that you keep in the fridge. (I’ve always saved my shells, but my friend Susan suggested keeping them in the fridge – works beautifully.) When the container is full, crush the shells into small bits and sprinkle them around the base of your plants. The sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails, and other bugs from nibbling on your garden and add a touch of calcium to the soil.

Keep egg shells in open container in fridge. When the container is full, crush shells into small bits and sprinkle them around base of your plants. Sharp eggshells will deter slugs, snails other bugs & adds touch of calcium to soil.

How to Grow Avocado from Seed or Pit

I want to try this - How to Grow Avocado from Seed or Pit - I did this when I lived in Maryland - the tree grew to about 6 feet tall, but randomly died. Now i'm in NC - and going to give it another whirl!