On Resurrection Sunday we were about six weeks out from our last frost date... hopefully. With this spring's unwillingness to turn warm, I'm a bit nervous as to when our last frost will actually be. At any rate, I'm still stubbornly ploughing ahead with starting warm weather seeds indoors at the usual time and hoping … Continue reading Monday’s Work
It's been a long couple of weeks. Fibromyalgia isn't something I'd wish on anyone. At least, we think it's fibromyalgia. I'm still waiting on a second round of blood test results to confirm it isn't anything worse. The new medication my doctor prescribed is helping, praise the Lord, but it was a long five days … Continue reading Been Meaning to Write
It is becoming a reoccurring theme during the months of December, January, and February for me to try some sort of growing experiment because I'm bored, miss gardening, and want to see if it works. Some are far shots, some have failed, but if I've wasted resources in the process at least I've learned something … Continue reading Winter Garden Experiment #1: Pansies!
I consider 2017 my best year of container gardening (or as I sometimes call it, Deck Farming) to date. Not, mind you, because I produced an epic amount of veg (I certainly didn't) but because of how much I learned, and how well I feel it set me up for this year's gardening escapades. And … Continue reading Deck Farming 2017: Wins and Fails
You know, the "R" word. Those things people make around New Years and seldom keep. I'm not making any of those. Nope. No thank you. I can't even be trusted to do something I planned to do ten minutes ago, let alone keep a ---> insert "R" word here<--- for the rest of 2018. There … Continue reading Not Even Gonna Use the “R” Word
By this time I've become good and tired of writing those "I've fallen off the blogging wagon, but here I am to try again!" posts. There's just been too many of them over the years and I have little doubt there will be more. So I am going to just skip it, as I don't … Continue reading A New Year. Maybe Blog Again?