This weekend we will all be setting our clocks an hour ahead in preparation for the long days of summer, but does it really feel like spring has sprung?

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Hmm. I’m thinking that’s a no.

Indoors, it is starting to feel a bit more green, however! Look at all the peppers taking off!

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Did you notice anything about the clarity of the pictures? Mrs. Atheist Homesteader got a new point and click camera. šŸ™‚

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Those are my fuzzy little Ping Tung eggplants. Once they get a few true leaves each, I’ll space them out one per pot. For now, their roots won’t get too tangled.

I planted five onion varieties and one leek variety two days ago. Already today I can see a few little green hair-like protrusions in the soil. Next week I plan on starting the tomatoes, rice, celery, and maybe some brassicas. Cross your fingers for me that the snow all melts quickly so I can get these plants into the garden soon!

Lastly, an update on our wood stove. I am finally finished with it. Just stained the last of the surrounding wood, and cleaned up some of my cast iron to put on display. What do you think?

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