Category: Garden

Wednesday walk through the garden 8/26

School is kicking my butt this week and is dragging! The garden is missing all of my extra love and care. The zucchini are pretty much finished for the season, but now we are starting to harvest pumpkins! While some pumpkins are orange and…

Wednesday walk through the garden 8/19

Um, yeah, it’s technically Friday! Do I need to say that I’m a teacher and it’s my first week back to work and I’m exhausted! But, back to the garden… It’s doing amazing still. The zucchini plants have rebounded and we have more tomatoes…

Wednesday walk through the garden 7/15

This morning I unearthed some yummy potatoes, that’s the good news! The bad news is that I found some larvae in the roots of my zucchini! Those things get me every year! Yuck! But looking at the rest of the garden lifted my spirits…

Finally harvesting something!

Man, it’s a hot one out there today!! After making sure that the hens were taken care of, I worked on pulling millions of weeds! Lucky for me, I have some sunflowers and tomatoes growing outside of the chicken pen and they don’t require…

A little Sunday stroll around the garden

It stormed, as in rained over 2 inches in less than 24 hours, on Saturday! I was concerned that my garden was going to be wrecked! Luckily for me, it was just fine! Whew! So yesterday, the girls were allowed to run the yard…