Category Archives: Gardening

Potatoes and crafts

Well, the purple potatoes have been dug up. I know, dirty counter. Sorry. They didn’t turn out too big, and a couple of them were liquified in the ground. But, tomorrow the good ones are turning into breakfast potatoes (along … Continue reading

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Random things

Bunk beds that seperate into full sized beds are on their way to my house. The boys needed an upgrade (one bed was broken and the other was a day bed that still used the little one’s crib mattress!). We … Continue reading

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Garden update (because I know you were dying for one, right?)

I am that person. My husband took five huge zucchinis in to work with him. He came back without them so I’m assuming someone took them. The tomatoes ate starting to slow down some. I had enough to make salsa … Continue reading

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Zucchini fail

I tried to improvise tonight and it didn’t go so well. I had been looking at recipes for zucchini and the ones that I’d come across that involved parmesan cheese looked intriguing. I didn’t have bread crumbs so I decided … Continue reading

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Today’s haul

I have monster zucchini because they keep hiding from me until they’re huge. The butternuts broke off the vine so they’re not quite ripe. And almost a dozen grape tomatoes that are twice the size of those we get at … Continue reading

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Attack of the giant zucchini!

The larger one is a pound and a half! I didn’t count on them growing quite so much in just a couple of days. My garden is so wild that I didn’t even see one of them until it was … Continue reading

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A community of gardeners

Charity begins at home but spreads throughout the community. I had this idea today and I wanted to run it by you all as a possibility. My idea was to buy extra seeds and potting soil when you’re ready to … Continue reading

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Second harvest!

Whoo-hoo! My first grape tomato (with Avengers sandwich keeper top for size reference – what can I say, I have boys and we all love the Avengers). My garden is rioting. My vines are tying to escape and my beets … Continue reading

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My first harvest (and my odd kids)

The kids are almost out of school and I am almost back in. We’ll see how this goes. I harvested my first tomato the day before yesterday. I have promised to at least try everything that I grow this year. … Continue reading

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Magical mystery garden

Sorry for not being around, I’ve had a busy several days at work. My garden is getting exciting. I have flowers on what I think are zucchini vines and a big ol’ shady plant whose identity eludes me. Maybe it’s … Continue reading

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