Category Archives: August

Week: 24 & 25 Tomato Madness

When it rains it pours! And it’s raining tomatoes in my garden. The first that began to ripen were the cherry tomatoes.   Then came the grafted San Marzano and regular Roma tomatoes. The grafted San Marzano tomatoes were said to be … Continue reading

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Week 23: Where Have I been?

Hey Friends! Sorry I’ve been absent these last few weeks, I got married and went on a honeymoon in Mexico so there’s no way  I could’ve gardened or told you all about it. 😉 Upon our return two weeks later, … Continue reading

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Week 23: Planting a Fall Garden and Cabbage Worms

This past week I sat my beet and broccoli seedlings outside for the week until I could transplant them.  Little holes emerged and I just assumed bunnies were having a snack while Pepper wasn’t looking, so I brought them back … Continue reading

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Week 22: Summer Vegetable Overload

I’m totally overloaded with tomatoes! 3 Cherry Tomato plants plus 3 Roma Tomato plants = Hard to keep up with. Unfortunately some of the tomatoes are even rotting on the vine or getting eaten by little pests like birds and … Continue reading

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Week 21: Attack of the Killer Squash Bugs & Tomatoes

Over the last few posts, I’ve been trying to figure out why my zucchini has been so sick. Turns out I have squash bugs also known as Coreidae. This insect prefers to eat squashes like my zucchini and pumpkins. They live … Continue reading

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Week 20: Making Tomato goodies!

We’re in week 20 of my veggie garden and right now it’s all about using up these tomatoes! Cherry and Roma tomatoes are ripening daily in the garden. This is just from one day’s harvest: I’ve been giving some away … Continue reading

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