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

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

The Flu, A week in review

This week was almost a complete waste really.  One of the children came down with a virus on Sunday night and by Tuesday morning I had it myself.  I almost feel guilty having spent most of the week under layers of blankets on the couch, cuddled up with my little sickie.  Considering just today my … Continue reading

The Official First Garden Post of 2011

I’m calling it.  This is it.  It’s officially the beginning of our 2011 garden!     If you are wondering about the white pvc tubes, those are my watering tubes.  I center a short piece of pipe and fill my seed flats with dirt around it.  Space seeds accordingly around the flat (depending on seed … Continue reading

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