Archive for 2009

Monday, June 8th, 2009

After a very dry month of may, we finally got some solid rain yesterday. The garden is happy, and rain was a swell birthday present. Happy 25 to me.

How do your tomatoes grow?

Monday, June 1st, 2009

I visited my grandparents earlier this spring, and my grandpa told me about growing his tomatoes in an earth box, which helps regulate the amount of water that your plants get. He had a spare set up for a box, so he sent me home with it. The earth box consists of a large plastic […]

Found in the Garden

Monday, June 1st, 2009

old metal glasses frames

Put it in your pocket

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

We kinda love middle eastern food around here, and as I dabble with turning my family into make it yourself foodies, we’ve taken to making our own from scratch. Actually, the whole bit of this project started when shopping at the coop. There was plenty of pita, but a packet of four ran for over […]

good things start in little packages

Friday, May 15th, 2009

While I have been working in my garden for the past month and a half, visible signs of the new garden season are just starting to show their faces now. I double dug my beds in early April. It was clear the soil had been quite packed down, because after digging it rose up about […]

Friday, May 15th, 2009

After spending the past 6 months in radio silence when it comes to the blogging world, I decided to pick it back up. I do lots of things. Lots of things people are interested in. So I’m going to show you some of the lots of things I’m up to. Welcome back.