Early June Garden Update

The veggie garden is off and growing! Here are a few of the details. Peas are really producing!  I love how you can see right into the tiny growing pods in the morning sun.  We should have a bunch of shelling to do soon. I am trying red cabbage this year and they really seem … Continue reading

Hercules is not a daddy but…

While I was out tonight surveying the hail storm damages… my poor, poor hostas! Whoa wait!  First I opened the door to Momma.  I thought those birds were going through seed rather quickly lately. Then I saw my hostas… this hurts After seeing my hostas I got very worried about the vegetable garden.  I ran … Continue reading

Suicide Warblers

I don’t know what it is about spring and my house… oh, and the warblers!  Two years ago a Bay-breasted Warbler somehow got stuck on my porch.  We found him (a beautiful male) while doing some spring cleaning.  I have yet to see a live Bay-breasted Warbler, which really is at the top of my … Continue reading

Garden Update – Stormy April

Well, it has been such a crazy April with all these storms, I have barely gotten anything done.  At least it feels that way.  A few things have just taken control and done their thing without my assistance.  Mainly the garlic, strawberries, chives, oregano. Peas are off and growing but I need to set some … Continue reading

Mulchin’

It’s been quiet on the blog for a few days… mainly because of this     but things are coming along nicely…   About the veggie garden:  I have some mammoth sized tomatoes growing at this point and will begin the process of hardening them off this week.    Also I started my cucumber, black zucchini … Continue reading

Garden Update… Sure wish spring was really here.

Not too much to report from the garden.  Yesterday I transplanted/potted about 20+ tomato plants.  They are all still indoors of course and under the lights.  Getting stronger everyday thanks to the fan. Yes, I am resourceful or maybe just really cheap.  They sell those bigger plastic nursery pots for .99 each around here.  I … Continue reading

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