Planting Peppers, Cool Season Crops, and Some Updates

| March 19, 2012

This weekend was a very enjoyable, productive weekend. We spent the better part of 1pm until about 5pm on Saturday and Sunday outside working on planting lettuce, radishes and flowers. I figured that these plants would be fine to plant this early, since they are cool season crops and will hopefully flourish. We planted well […]

Cleaning Up The Garden (1)

| March 16, 2012

As I said earlier in the week, I have been spending this week cleaning up the garden and getting it ready for planting. About the only thing I have accomplished thus far is getting the grass out of the back. I wanted to share some images I took earlier in the week that shows the […]

Spring Is Certainly Here

| March 15, 2012

As the title says, it is spring time! This week has been an absolutely amazing week in regards to temperatures. It’s been in the mid to upper 70’s and the early spring risers are out and about. Robins are back and are singing their songs. The cardinals have started their mating calls, which are absolutely […]

Starting Eggplant From Seed

| March 3, 2012

Today marks the first weekend that we begin planting our transplants indoors for this coming growing season! This is our first time actually preparing a real garden in our home, so it’s going to be a lot of learning and trial and error, but it’s going to be exciting. We will begin by starting eggplant […]

Happy March 1st!

| March 1, 2012

I haven’t posted for a bit because I’ve been busy with work and am usually tired after work. But I haven’t forgotten this blog! No sirree. Today is a particularly happy day for me because it is March 1st, and that signals in my brain that spring is just around the corner. 🙂 The first […]