Planting a Vegetable Garden

My How the Garden Grows!

                                    Come on in a sit a spell, talk to me while I pull weeds. Feel the sunshine on your face as I wipe the sweat from my brow. My garden is growing in leaps and bounds! I’ve gotten a few goodies from it so far though my harvest will be late due to late planting… Continue reading My How the Garden Grows!

Planting a Vegetable Garden

The Garden is Growing!

The seeds and plants are in the ground and I’ve actually harvested lettuce and baby spinach so far. I suppose for those who grow a vegetable garden regularly that’s not such a big deal but for me, well, I was jumping with joy! With the warm and sometimes hot and sticky weather upon us it was necessary… Continue reading The Garden is Growing!

Planting a Vegetable Garden

Lunch in the Garden on a Rainy Wednesday

It’s early June, mid-week and it’s raining. I’m working at a nice pace then my belly rumbles much like a mild Spring thunderstorm. I check the time, it’s 1:30, I worked through lunch. I forage a little and find bulgur wheat in the refrigerator that had been soaked a day or two ago. I decide… Continue reading Lunch in the Garden on a Rainy Wednesday

Planting a Vegetable Garden

Planting the seeds

          As obvious as it sounds and as many times as I’ve heard plant a seed and it will grow, finally, planting my own seeds woke me up to the true meaning of that. As you know from my previous post I started my own vegetable garden from the ground up… Continue reading Planting the seeds

Planting a Vegetable Garden

Starting My Vegetable Garden

I’m very excited about planting a vegetable garden this year! I’ve been looking forward to this moment since I moved here 2 years ago. I’ve tracked the sun and found the best location for a garden so over the weekend my boyfriend Dale, my oldest son, Ryan and I dug our hands into the earth.… Continue reading Starting My Vegetable Garden