Tag: garden

Brief garden gloat, because…

I have ripe tomatoes!  At last! I’ve been watching literally dozens of tomatoes hang greenly on the vine for at least two weeks now, refusing to ripen, but I nearly missed these two because they were so well hidden in…

Gardens, Salads and Swans

This isn’t much of a post, but I did want to celebrate my first harvest of the season!  (I’m not counting the single purple bean I harvested a week ago). The tally so far is one yellow zucchini (with about…

Grandiose Gardening Plans

Another week with very little blogging, this time because I’ve barely been home – since last Sunday, I’ve either had dinner guests or been out myself every single evening (including this evening, in fact – yay, paid singing gig!), and…

The Food Garden

I’m a rotten gardener.  I have absolutely no attention span for things like weeding or watering, and when it comes to feeding plants, or mulching, or pruning, well, for one thing I’m not really sure how, but it actually doesn’t…