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Post  Judy McConnell on 12/20/2013, 7:40 am

While I haven't posted much this year, I have read all your posts about SFG.  The lessons I've learned from your experiences will lead me correctly in 2014.

You taught me about dehydrators and their usefulness; about home-made MM vs commercial stuff; etc.etc.

This past year has seen a crisis in our home with the result that all the purchased seedlings were just "jammed" into my six 4'x8' beds.  As a result, I was able to can a few tomatoes because little else did well.  The beds were placed several years ago, using Mel's first book as a guide. Now with the new book, hoping that all will be better.

My main reason in posting this is to thank each one of you for posting about your ups and downs, to remind you that lessons are learned from your experiences.
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Post  sfg4uKim on 12/20/2013, 10:05 am

Here's hoping 2014 will be abundant for you and your family and for ALL of us here on the Forum.

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Post  sanderson on 12/20/2013, 1:33 pm

I would also like to thank the folks here for all the help they provide. Not just the answers, but the encouragement, laughter, and cheering when we hold up a tiny ripe veggie like proud parents!
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Looking forward to 2014!
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Post  Marc Iverson on 12/20/2013, 3:38 pm

I'd like to thank everyone for the fellowship, entertainment and education, and not just regarding gardening. As an example, I got lots of feedback and handholding regarding our frozen pipes and malfunctioning well this unusually chilly winter. It's helpful and reassuring to have good folks to bounce ideas (and the occasional worry or puzzle) off of.
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Post  walshevak on 12/20/2013, 6:25 pm

I also want to thank all my forum "family". The ups and downs and joys and frustrations show what a great support group we have. I miss many of the former posters and if any of you check in, please leave a post to let us know you are still with us even if you can't post frequently.

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Post  boffer on 12/21/2013, 7:59 pm

@Marc Iverson wrote:I'd like to thank everyone for the fellowship, entertainment and education, and not just regarding gardening....
+1  good job! 




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Post  camprn on 12/21/2013, 8:42 pm

@boffer wrote:
@Marc Iverson wrote:I'd like to thank everyone for the fellowship, entertainment and education, and not just regarding gardening....
+1  good job! 




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Thank you to you too Boffer!!!!   Wink 

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Re: Thank you, SFGers

Post  audrey.jeanne.roberts on 12/22/2013, 11:53 am

I have learned so much in the a bit over one year I've been here - I'm still reading old topics when I run across an issue.  There's a wealth of information stored here!

Thanks for the laughs and amusement.

Thanks for the rescues - aphids, powdery mildew, mosaic virus….

Thanks for the recipes - mmmmmmmmmm!

Mostly thanks for the good company for sharing our gardening joys and sorrows!

Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy and growing New Year   
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Post  CapeCoddess on 12/22/2013, 2:24 pm

@audrey.jeanne.roberts wrote:I have learned so much in the a bit over one year I've been here - I'm still reading old topics when I run across an issue.  There's a wealth of information stored here!

Thanks for the laughs and amusement.

Thanks for the rescues - aphids, powdery mildew, mosaic virus….

Thanks for the recipes - mmmmmmmmmm!

Mostly thanks for the good company for sharing our gardening joys and sorrows!

Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy and growing New Year   
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Post  herblover on 12/23/2013, 11:23 am

Totally agree! And I will add the real life friendship that I have formed with llama momma!
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Post  llama momma on 12/23/2013, 11:57 am

Agree!  Sing along.....
We are fam-il-y....all my brothers, sisters and...     
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Post  CapeCoddess on 12/23/2013, 6:56 pm

brothers, sisters and.....beer???
huh? Shocked 

I don't know that song.  thinking 

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Post  llama momma on 12/23/2013, 7:12 pm

Ok my memory mashed up the words of this old song, But the first couple words We are family,  is correct!  lol    It was popular way back when, but listening to it now, I admit is rather boring.


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Post  has55 on 12/24/2013, 9:10 am

The song is still great for all eternity. Family is Family and this one is a great one. Thank you SFG's for your help and encouragement!!!!
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Post  llama momma on 12/24/2013, 9:42 am

Has,
That song was sooo popular in the old disco days, and it was nice to take a break and listen to it, cause I was still stuck mostly in rock n roll!   
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Post  has55 on 12/25/2013, 11:29 am

@llama momma wrote:Has,
That song was sooo popular in the old disco days, and it was nice to take a break and listen to it, cause I was still stuck mostly in rock n roll!   
first , Merry Christmas. 
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WE ARE FAMILY,WE ARE FAMILY!!!!
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