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Robin Edmundson
Works at robinjedmundson.com
Attended Clay High School
Lives in Solsberry, IN 47459
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One door down, a whole bunch more to go.
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A pretty for your Thursday.
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We've made progress.  Lots of progress.
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Great pic of some queen cells and the saga of the pink hive.
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You can't have too many jars of pie filling in the cupboard.
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This is what the bees do when it's hot.
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Done! Done! Done!    Look at these floors!
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Beekeeping is such an adventure.   It's a good thing I know what to do when this happens.
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I love August.   So much energy.
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New partnership between Etsy and Pinterest.   Free.   All they want is your Etsy shop name and your Pinterest name.   Early feedback has been very positive.   One day left to sign up.  Check it out! 
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Sometimes, the 'experts' are wrong.
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  • robinjedmundson.com
    dyer, weaver, present
  • rurification.com
    writer, beekeeper, jam-maker, present
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Working hard and making stuff in rural Indiana
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Weaver, dyer, jam-maker, beekeeper, homeschooler.  www.rurification.com
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  • Clay High School
    1981
  • University of Utah
    Linguistics, 1985
  • Indiana University
    Linguistics, 1992
  • Clay High School South Bend Indiana
    1981
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Rurification: Lily's Antique Door
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A year ago I got some old doors from a local salvage place. I was thrilled. $25 each. What a deal. Not. More than $200 in paint strippers [y

Rurification: House Update: Bedroom Floors
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I know it's been forever since I've given you an update on the house, but the truth is drywall is boring. Drywall mudding is boring. Also du

Rurification: Another Queenless Hive
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After dealing with the pink hive being queenless, [see the last post], I had a feeling I ought to go in and check on the bowtie hive and sur

Rurification: Queenless
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On a routine inspection of one of my packages from this year, I found a few queen cells like these. 26 cells to be exact. That is a lot. The

Rurification: Peas Don't Mind Onions
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The verdict is in. Peas and onions tolerate each other just fine as companion plants. If you've been following the tale of the accidental pe

Rurification: More New Colors: Blue Peacock
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And another new colorway for the summer! This one was the result of a collaboration with a client who wanted one of the other colorways twea

Rurification: New Colors: Red Oak
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Every so often I get the urge to play with color in the studio and work up some more colorways. I've got two in the works. This is one is Re

Rurification: June Color and Dyeing Classes
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There is still time to sign up for a class with me this month. Saturday, June 27, 2015 9am - 5pm. Includes lunch! White Violet Center St. Ma

Rurification: Fixing the Rock Walls
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When we moved out here 21 years ago, I turned a weird hill in the yard into terraces separated with rock walls - the rocks were pulled out o

Rurification: Supers on the Hives
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I put the supers on the hives. All those colors make me absurdly happy. I have jars of sugar water tucked in the top boxes. They won't encou

Rurification: Asparagus, Year 2
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Our asparagus bed is doing pretty well. I mulched it deeply with leaves in the fall and everything came up! Yay. The big question was this:

Rurification: Arugula Flowers
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I plant arugula in the fall in every cold frame I can. Sometimes it languishes during the winter, but when it really gets going in the sprin

Rurification: Supers
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I have a stack of medium supers waiting behind my hives to use as tall shims for when the flow abates and I need to feed the bees. Eric buil

Rurification: Potato Bed
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The potatoes are thrilled with the weather - they've really taken off in the past couple of weeks. We even found a couple of potatoes we mis

Rurification: Bees in a Row
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I got all four hives settled with their bees. The flow has been good so far this year and I'm hoping that each colony will fill 2 boxes with

Rurification: Row Covers
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We have never been able to grow anything in the cabbage family here. We have a multitude of cabbage moths just waiting to pounce and as soon

Rurification: White Violets
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Hi there! I'm Robin. Rumor has it that we live so far out that a few miles beyond us thar be dragons. Don't believe it. The only things that

Rurification: Sycamore Bark
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If you've been reading the blog for any length of time, you'll know that I fangirl over trees a lot. I am in love with sycamore trees. They

Rurification: Tadpoles
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With all the spring rain came a lot of large puddles. The spring peepers love these temporary roadside pools and lay long strings of eggs. T

Rurification: Lean On Me
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I caught this pic a few weeks ago before the leaves came on. One tree has fallen squarely on another - the roots pulled out of the ground. T