I live in the land of potatoes now, if you didn’t know already, and last week and this one is Potato Harvest. The kids even get two weeks off school, as way back when (within the last generation even) everyone – even kids- helped with the harvest. Trucks and equipment are not only in every […]
We’re at the green house, where the strawberry patch is in full production. I had a bowl for lunch. Ron had a bowl, Meaghan had a bowl, I’m pretty sure Emma had some and I know my neighbour came down and picked a bunch to distribute to our elderly neighbours. And then we picked three […]
There’s three new floral banners. 🙂 – two stargazer lillies that were in my garden – Meagan’s wildflowers – sunflowers WITH bee eta: And I took off a few of the more summery ones. (Warning: Mom has Emma out at yard sales, so I’m playing catch-up.) ETA again:You can see all headers in this directory.
Somebody gave me a pile of rhubarb, and by pile I mean the biggest shopping bag you can get, absolutely FULL of the stalks. Problem is, I don’t much like it. So, um, do YOU like rhubarb? Want some? If you’re in the area, lemme know, because I’ll even do it up for you if […]
I like this time of year in my garden. Every day a new surprise unfolds, seemingly just for me. I am also a lazy weeder and forgetful, so you can imagine that some blooms are really surprising. This morning I noticed our orange daylilies have finally bloomed, weeks after the yellow ones, and we luckily […]
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