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Margaret Hartley's Greenpoint
by Margaret Hartley


A Daily Gazette community blog
Ideas on greener living
Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Hens say spring's coming

Snow? Ice? At least the chickens are laying.
Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014

More garden, less plastic

Shopping trip reveals worthiness of eating straight from the garden
Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

Longer, sunnier days

Winter is easier to bear when there’s more daylight
Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014

Thoughts of green

Dreaming of spring gardens in the middle of winter
Monday, Jan. 27, 2014

Too cold for the chickens

Born too late, some of them just aren’t big enough to cold weather
Monday, Jan. 20, 2014

Trusting the water

We don’t worry about what comes out of the tap — until a catastrophe
Monday, Jan. 13, 2014

Outside in the cold

The animals aren’t whining, unlike the humans
Monday, Jan. 6, 2014

Rabbits in the snow

Wild rabbits forage for food as indoor relatives live well
Monday, Dec. 30, 2013

Starting the new year

Maybe making New Year’s resolutions isn’t the dumbest thing to do
Monday, Dec. 16, 2013

An abundance of snowy owls

The tundra dwellers always come south for the winter, but this year there are more than usual

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