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Cultivate Simple 9: Random Musings

December 10th, 2012

In this weeks show we discuss some random thoughts and musings that we have been having lately and some of the things we feel have made us successful in cultivating a simple life.

Mt Rose Herbs Tea
Traditional Medicinals Teas

Heirloom apples and other Edible Plants

Books of the Week

Quote of the Day: Lope de Vega

January 23rd, 2011

“With a few flowers in my garden, half a dozen pictures and some books, I live without envy.”
Lope de Vega

Gardening really does help cultivate the simple life, at least for me. I don’t think many things ground you as much as growing a few flowers and vegetables in a little bit of soil. I find I’d rather be out in the garden than doing just about anything else. It truly has helped me live without envy, I’m too busy gardening!

What has gardening helped cultivate in your life? patience? happiness? contentment?

Reading & Watching

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This is a daily journal of my efforts to cultivate a more simple life, through local eating, gardening and so many other things. We used to live in a small suburban neighborhood Ohio but moved to 153 acres in Liberty, Maine in 2012.