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North Haven Gardens for Holiday Gifts and Classes

by Steven Doyle

North Haven Gardens  just released their class schedule for the new year. Check out their web site for all the details, but the classes are mostly free.

One of the classes that looked especially enticing was the Sustainable & Heat Hardy which is a series of programs featuring NHG and local experts discussing how you can garden with less water and follow your city’s water guidelines. By planting the right plants, learning to water and set your irrigation system properly, you will be using your resources efficiently and save money.   Continue reading

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More on Mother’s Day

by Steven Doyle

This past weekend was full of much needed rest and relaxation. I personally spent a large chunk of Saturday with my dear mother. You may ask where a good son that daily waxes lovelies about the local restaurant scene might take his mother for luncheon on a beautiful Saturday afternoon. With much trepidation I scanned a mental list of restaurants, each more fantastic than the next, and we happily chose to get our beef on at Maple & Motor Burger.  She had never been and was excited at the prospects of noshing on one of my favorite burgers. 

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The Dallas Flea Has Us Itching

by Steven Doyle

The South Side of Lamar will host its indoor flea market The Dallas Flea Saturday March 26 from 9:00 to 4:00 and feature some unique local artisans, musicians, food vendors and is like no other in our area. Over 70 vendors will be on hand displaying antiques, hand-crafted items, clothing, and artisan edibles. Continue reading

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