HOW DID I MISS THIS SEASON?

I have discovered that there is a third season. • First, there is planting season, which is on and off all year long. • The second was school season, which is only from around the first of September until the end of May. • Now I have realized that I have a third season. We … Continue reading HOW DID I MISS THIS SEASON?

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HOW DANGEROUS IS YOUR GARDENING?

This question came up while I was driving by a farmer the other day.  He was out on one of their huge new-fangled tractors (you know, the kind with the cab over it for heating and A/C), with the strangest thing I ever saw behind it. My father's influence made me pull over and watch … Continue reading HOW DANGEROUS IS YOUR GARDENING?

SEASON TWO – WOO HOO!!

It’s time for the next game-plan here on our little slice of heaven – food season! The grandson started school this week. Therefore I now have more time to spend on/in the gardens (can you hear me jumping for joy?!). First thing I am working on is revamping the greenhouse.  It’s been going well for … Continue reading SEASON TWO – WOO HOO!!

I NOW REALIZE THERE ARE ONLY 2 SEASONS!

I used to have the normal four seasons: Spring, Summer, Fall, and Winter. Well, not anymore. At least, not since I took custody of my 8-year old Grandson. My new “two” seasons are just: SCHOOL SEASON - AND - FOOD SEASON School season is obvious to anyone that is a parent or guardian. When the … Continue reading I NOW REALIZE THERE ARE ONLY 2 SEASONS!

FFF-FRIDAY – WOO HOO!!! Have you seen the signs?

It’s time to prepare!  Have you seen the signs?  There are many out there: (please do NOT click on the links until the very end-thank you.) Cicadapocalypse: What you need to know. Snakes found hunting in packs. These two were just in today’s email information.  Then there are the other signs: What is a supermoon? … Continue reading FFF-FRIDAY – WOO HOO!!! Have you seen the signs?

WHY?

I have found the answer to the world’s oldest question. WHY DID… THE CHICKEN… CROSS… THE ROAD? To run over and steal all the wonderful worms from my gardens as I work! Hiding behind the garlic grasses will not save you from my wrath bird! I swear if you girls were not laying 6+ eggs … Continue reading WHY?

IS THIS HEADING YOUR WAY TOO?

I’ve been a planting fool over the last four weeks! • Corn with cucs. • Tomatoes with marigolds. • Hot peppers in one spot. • Sweet peppers in a spot far away from the hot ones. • Extra beets, carrots, and dill EVERYWHERE. Then, just when I thought it was safe to bring out the … Continue reading IS THIS HEADING YOUR WAY TOO?