Author Archives: Life with Keo

Visit to Alaska

I arrived in Anchorage after traveling 16 hours. The first week consisted of taking care of the house and a few Drs appoints for both my dad and his girlfriend. Yesterday my dad and I drove down to Kenai. At … Continue reading

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Front Yard Update 3/22/17

Sorry I haven’t updated my blog for quite a while.  My garden is doing great so far this spring.  Here is a video walk through of my front yard.

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Seminole Pumpkins

This is my second year of growing Seminole Pumpkins and they are one of my favorite crops.  They are actually a cross between a pumpkin and squash and are fairly small in size, around 3lbs.The vines grow like weeds and … Continue reading

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Apple Tree Update – 4/9/16 Central Florida

  When I decided to plant apple trees it was amazing how many people said “you can grow apple trees in Florida?” Well I guess this proves you can.  I am using the backyard orchard culture, this is where the … Continue reading

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Going Vegan – April 2016

It’s been 7 days since I decided to try going vegan.  I have thought about this for many years but never thought I would ever really do it.  After watching PlantPure Nation on Netflix I knew it was time.  I … Continue reading

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Mulberries 4/3/16

Mulberries are one of the berries that I just love eating.  My tree this year, after cutting back severely is producing a great abundance and I feel very blessed by HaShem and my friend who gave me the cutting 3 … Continue reading

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Vegan Granola Bars

Here is my favorite granola bar recipe now vegan. These bars have some of my favorite things,  chocolate, pecans, honey, and vanilla. To make them gluten you can use Bob’s Red Mill Gluten Free Oats. (NOTE: Some with celiac disease … Continue reading

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My Garden Update 3/9/16

Oh I just love it when seeds begin popping up and things begin to flower.  I am very impatient this year with my garden since I am trying some new things.  Here is what’s blooming and growing in my garden … Continue reading

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Jean Hay Bale Gardening

Growing food in Florida can be quite hard and nematodes are one of my greatest challenges.  I have decided this year to try something different, again, a jean garden.  I purchased these jeans 1/2 off at Goodwill and stuffed them … Continue reading

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Ginger – 2/5/16

I dug up the ginger I had planted in my self watering grow buckets this past summer.  It is not as much as I have harvested in the square containters but, still a good haul. I re-planted several small pieces … Continue reading

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