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Chez Larsson

Those Cans

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Remember these ginormous cans which I brought home from the recycling area at work? Well I want more!


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Three holes tapped with a hammer and and a fat old screwdriver (use a big nail or an awl if you only have good screwdrives so you don't ruin them) and some coats of spray paint later and I'm a happy camper.

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I ended up not painting the silver and gold ones because I ran our of paint but in retrospect I'd have preferred at least the gold one to be white.

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So what's in them? After putting some pottery chards at the bottom for drainage I added soil and planted two with basil and two with mint.

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And as I said, now we want more! On my to-do list for when I go back to work on the 19th is to see if there are more of the largest cans to be had. Hopefully the restaurant in the building has been using a lot of pickled cucumbers during summer…

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