Garden 2012 – Week Fourteen
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Hellooooo!  So much excitement to share this week, folks!  For starters, would you look at these! So many tomatoes are turning red now.  We picked the two ripest and tasted them.  Gods, they were lovely and sweet (as their name … Continue reading

Garden 2012 – Week Thirteen
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This week’s update is going to be short, but sweet.  I hate to do it, but I’ve been so pressed for time lately, that a quick check-in is all I can manage at the moment.   Sorry, folks!  Look at it … Continue reading

Garden 2012 – Week Twelve
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Wow, I can’t believe it’s already been three months since we started this year’s garden.  It’s really flown by!  Every week as I sit down to write, I tell myself that this update will absolutely, positively be no longer than … Continue reading

Garden 2012 – Week Eleven
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As we near the end of the three-month point, Spring has certainly settled into our little garden, bringing with it a whole spate of new flowers.   Tomatillos  Black beans (excuse the fuzziness; they are very small, and my camera didn’t … Continue reading

Garden 2012 – Week Ten
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Hello, happy people!  It’s been yet another week, and things are just getting more and more exciting on our little patio.   First of all, look at what the Hungarian sweets have been up to!  They’re far from alone. All of … Continue reading

Garden 2012 – Week Nine
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Hola, amigos!  Bienvanidos a Week Nine!  We’ve had the usual collection of successes and failures this week.  The sugar snap peas that had turned yellow eventually needed to be pulled.  But then we have also started seeing teeny, tiny Hungarian … Continue reading

Because you can, can, can!
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I’m not sure where my mother got it, nor exactly when it entered our lives; I only know that periodically throughout my childhood, she would lug the grey, metal behemoth of a pressure cooker from its usual home in the … Continue reading

Garden 2012 – Week Seven
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 OMG!  We have sugar snap peas!!!!  You must excuse me; I got a little overexcited there.  It’s just that we’re finally getting glimpses of the fruit of our labors (or the vegetables of our labors, if you’re looking at it … Continue reading

Garden 2012 – Week Six
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Since beginning Garden 2012 nearly two months ago, whether it’s been moving pots around to determine where each plant grows best or Bro getting his greenhouse up and running, every seven days has seen us doing plenty of experimenting.  Never … Continue reading