Better late than never- Newest additions to our veggie garden

Shhhh… Don’t tell anyone, but our “I’m so proud we grew everything from seeds” vegetable garden has a few late additions. No, I didn’t plant more seeds. It’s too late in the season for that. Rather than staring at a sad blank space where our failed strawberries remain, I went and bought three already-started seedling… Read More Better late than never- Newest additions to our veggie garden

Vegetable and home garden update- What’s working, what’s not

Well, folks… I’m happy to report our very first heirloom tomato is growing! Before we know it, we’ll be enjoying the fruits of our labor and biting into a big, fat, juicy tomato. Now that it’s been a couple of weeks, I thought it’d be a good opportunity to give a “progress report” on our… Read More Vegetable and home garden update- What’s working, what’s not

Three varieties of tomatoes and lessons learned from last year

This year (just like last) I bought all seeds to start our vegetable garden… With the exception of tomatoes. Rather than starting them indoors, I bought little seedling plants and put them straight into the ground. A few things I learned last year should be highlighted so I don’t make the same mistakes again. First…… Read More Three varieties of tomatoes and lessons learned from last year