Category Archives: Garden

Mid- April Garden

The snow is finally gone from garden beds and from the paths. There is lots of clean up to be done that wasn’t done last fall. These seedlings are out on the deck hardening off. Hopefully the garden beds will … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Garden, seedlings, Spring | 2 Comments

Late-March Garden

Our garden is still snow covered, but we have green sprouts inside. I took advantage of the 30 degree temperatures and sun yesterday to work on pruning some of our fruit trees. This is where the 1-2 feet of compacted … Continue reading

Posted in 2015, Garden, snow, Spring | 1 Comment

Amaranth

I started harvesting my amaranth today. It’s an experimental crop this year. This photo dates to early August.

Posted in 2014, harvest | Tagged | 2 Comments

Frost & Garden

Last week brought a hard cystaline frost followed by the morning sun.  Even though the temperatures were chilly, I went out before breakfast to capture the light and crystal.  It also serves as a record of what’s left in the … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, brussels sprouts, cabbage, cold frame, Fall, Garden, hoop house, kale | Leave a comment

Harvest

Tonight’s harvest. The garden got away from me in July, full of weeds, crab grass etc. The squash bugs killed my pumpkin plants. I’m slowly reclaiming the rows and finding harvests along the way. My early planted tomatoes are producing, … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Eating the Harvest, Food & Recipes, harvest, swiss chard, tomatoes | 2 Comments