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Dabbling in Diapers for Drought

I haven’t been all that motivated to write considering I’ve spent less than a couple hours in the yard in the past …

How ‘Bout That Drought?

Since Austin is hurtling toward heavier restrictions on outdoor watering (Sept. 6 if our rainfall doesn’t improve), I’m considering a rather drastic …

DIY Rainbarrel

I’m nothing if not a do-it-yourselfer. I love the challenge of taking stuff I already have and finding the best way to …

Freeze Update

It appears all the veggies in my yard survived the deep-freeze, though the “deep-freeze” was nowhere near as low as what I …

Bamboo sprayer…

No, it’s not supposed to spray bamboo, and it’s a far cry from a bamboo water-knocker. But I have been trying to …

Fountain Swamping

Had to clean out the fountain because it stopped working a couple days ago. It goes for 3 or 4 months before …

Rainwater Harvesting

With all the rain we’ve been blessed with lately, it’s hard to remember there’s much of a need for conserving water. But …

Archive: Drip, drip, drip

This time of year, when its hot, rainwater is scarce, and the A/C runs almost constantly, there’s a water source I focus …