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Garden Chronicles

This week in the garden: Tiny tomatoes! Finally! Peppers are rocking! Green beans are too… I think we’ll have enough mature ones to enjoy a batch for dinner next week! All types of squash plants are blooming, although the plants themselves are still pretty small. Cucumber plants are starting to flower, but they’re not quite […]

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Garden Plans: Spring 2013

It’s that time of year again.  I’ve been pouring over calendars, seed catalogs, charts, and using up lots of graph paper.  Garden plans for 2013 are well under way. I still have a few things growing currently in the garden – some turnips and broccoli – but most of the broccoli has bolted from heat, […]

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Out with the Old and on with the New…

So, the Spring/Summer garden has pretty much come to an end.  We are still getting a few okra and peppers, but that’s about it. The okra plants are tall. Well, super tall… And since they’re still producing, I’m going to leave them be for a little longer. Today I harvested my last two eggplants, and […]

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Garden Chronicles

Me and my poor garden.  I do believe the year of drought was not the best year to try and start my hand at gardening.  Then again, maybe it’s just as well that I can use the drought excuse as a crutch and not have to own up to the fact that I failed miserably. […]

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