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Catching Up, A List

1. Being pregnant is hard. 2. I want to sleep all of the time, but constant sleep is not conducive to the doing of the stuff. 3. Like gardening 4. Those blackberries tho 5. I’ve been dropping hints here and there about starting a soap […]

Kicking off the 2015 Garden: Indoor Planting

Garden planting time might be my favorite time of year. The weather is finally turning warm, it’s pleasant to be outside again, and the whole world feels full of potential. This March has been warm and sunny so far, and in a fit of vitamin-d […]

Weekend Garden Update

This week has been full of last harvests and first blooms. We harvested the last of the peas and carrots, and tomorrow we’re tearing up the spring veggie beds and planting pumpkins. The first tomatoes showed up. The eggplant started blooming. I love eggplant blossoms. […]

2014 Garden

You know what I haven’t talked about yet this year? My Garden! Which is awful, because this is the first year ever I’ve had a yard and planted stuff in the ground! We didn’t get around to planting our spring crops until the last weekend […]

Let’s Talk about Gardening

It’s time (or perhaps a little past time) to start putting the summer garden together. The photo above shows just about the entire extent of my gardening abilities. We have three Earth Boxes two potato planters and a few pots for herbs. Last year we […]

Vegetables, etc.

Though I have had the garden planted for a few days, yesterday we finally got the balcony organized so all the plants received their optimum levels of sunlight. All of the Earth Boxes are up front with tomatoes, eggplant, zucchini, and cucumber. Then we have […]

Good Morning, Zuchini

Good morning, zucchini blossom This is one of the plants that still needs to go into the earth box. Apparently pretty quickly, because it is getting ahead of me. So are the potatoes! I didn’t look in on the potatoes for a couple of days […]

Garden Update

Basil ready for transplanting. I have been a bad gardener so far this season. Most of the seedlings Athrun and I planted failed, mostly because I couldn’t afford the soil to transplant them soon enough. I can’t take all the blame though, the weather has […]

Seedlings at Four Weeks

Athrun and I planted this years seedlings four weeks ago. I know it was a bit early for pretty much everything but the peas, but we’ve been having fun tending them. Since we have very limited space for planting, we only seeded one flat worth […]

Inside Outside

The 100 degree has started in Kansas already this summer and my garden is exploding. Pictured above is my baby basil plant, which doubled in size yesterday My surprise cucumber plant, which I thought was dead at one point, has made a monumental comeback, complete […]

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