Tag: gardening

raised vegetable beds

Spinach, broccoli, cauliflower, beets, carrots, and cabbage.

And all the bees rejoiced

Cosmo flower

So this lovely flower popped up in my garden a few weeks ago. I thought it was a weed. Good thing I didn’t pull it.

jar of pesto

Gave my basil plant a trim.


Things I googled today: “how to build a root cellar” … this was only a quarter of the harvest and there are still more in the ground.

Sweet green peppers

Watermelon vines

The watermelon vines are starting to hit their stride.


raised beds for vegetables

Planted celosias, poppies, eggplant, and sweet peppers this weekend. Early summer garden is compete (also contains onions, tomatoes, cucumbers, watermelon, 2 carrots, and a bed full of herbs).

a peach


The potato crop wasn’t too shabby this year. All this from a single starter. And I’m sure there are still a few I missed.