"Can I clean out the garage gutters, Mommy?"
I let him. He took a box with him to fill one of the planters, filled it, and planted the Alaska peas. So now the pot on top of the chicken house is planted. We both agreed that the two behind the garage are too heavy for us to move, so I'll have to see if the recalcitrant one will put them somewhere more convenient.
Posted on April 17, 2014 at 5:48pm
I am doing it again this year! Not too sure how much of my garden produce is going to make it into the mix (though pretty sure radishes will be up enough!), but the eggs are a definite ingredient to my meals!
Corn, 3 kinds of pumpkin, and zucchini have just been direct seeded into the new plot. Jasper helped plant the sweet corn.
Posted on April 15, 2014 at 4:01pm
And your mind went straight to the gutter didn't it?
Pat Boner fixes my computers. Chris Boner and his boys tend to do the yardwork once I give up on my children.
Today, Chris and one of his boys, Mason, came over. They finished the tilling for the corn/squash area - along with fixing the cultivator I didn't realize was broken because it's been like that the whole time I've owned it - and cleared 2.5 beds and three of the paths of the sewer project dirt. I had…Continue
Posted on April 13, 2014 at 4:50pm — 2 Comments
Also, I got 4 more packets of seeds today. Caserta squash, which is apparently some type of zucchini (all hail zuke bread and zuke cake!), curshaw green striped pumpkin, golden beauty corn, and pak choi white stem chinese cabbage. I may actually have to till up a lot more of the yard than I thought, and rearrange some of the planned potted plants that haven't been potted yet.
Did I mention that the fishtank now holds - yes, I did. Okay. Good then. I'm not too sure it's…Continue
Posted on April 11, 2014 at 9:12pm — 2 Comments