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    Garden Chores for May

    May Gray, Go Away... May can be a tricky month in the garden here in Temecula. Fog rolls over the hills from the south and west and takes several hours to burn off in the morning. This year, May has been a rollercoaster with cold nights and variable days ranging anywhere from the mid-60s to the mid-80s. Short bursts of heat early in the month caused the last of the winter greens in my garden to bolt, along with the cilantro that I had planted on both the cool and warm sides of my garden. In mid-May, I decided to set out zucchini starts from Armstrong Nursery and I've been…

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    Temecula Wine Country with Kids

    It's no secret that Temecula is home to many young families, many of which like to take advantage of the charms of our Wine Country. With summer upon us, parents and caregivers need something new to entertain the kids. Luckily, there are several wineries in the area that can accommodate families, cater to you and a variety of resources you can use to figure out where to go. It's important to note that many of the wineries close fairly early (5 pm), even on the weekends. The Facebook Events section is one great resource to keep up on the latest events going on in Temecula Wine Country. Check out some…