Monthly Archives: November 2010

Harvest Monday 11/29/10

Last week I got the last pound of tomatoes that ripened from my green tomatoes. They were a little shriveled but worked fine in sauce.This week I harvested 4 oz leeks, 13 oz of kale( not pictured), and 1 lb … Continue reading

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First Snow!

The blog has been quiet lately because of travel and preparations for Thanksgiving. I’ll be back with more next week, but for now here are photos after the first snow today.

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Jean & Corduroy Quilt

When I picked the name for this blog, I choose greens for the gardening and jeans for the crafts because I like to make things out of jeans. It seems like there has been more greens than jeans and in … Continue reading

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Hoop House Experiment

The days are getting shorter and snow could come any time now. As we finished cleaning up the yard for winter on Sunday we took advantage of the sunny day to put plastic on the hoop house. We used 2x4s … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 11/15/10

This week I harvested some of the root vegetables that have been hanging out in the garden since spring. We didn’t eat beets as much as I thought we would this spring, but now I’m harvesting them for beet gnocchi … Continue reading

Posted in asian greens, beets, carrots, greens, harvest, kale, leeks | Tagged | 11 Comments