Category Archives: June

Week 18: Planting Shrubs

This past weekend I went to my parents home in the Poconos and subsquently to our lakehouse. I snapped a few pics of mom’s window boxes, hanging basket and her flag out front. She always does a great job! Unfortunately … Continue reading

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Week 17: Picking some veggies

Well we’re in the 17th week of the garden and I’m happy to report I have been harvesting some veggies!!! Peppers are popping up, pictured here is the jalapeno, peperoncini and bell. I used the bell pepper in a stir … Continue reading

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Week 14/15: Blooming! Growing! Almost Harvest!

My garden is really bursting with salad-y goodness! My mesculin mix is at the end of it’s run and the romaine lettuce is coming in nicely. Though as you can see the arugala is really crowding the romaine so I’ve … Continue reading

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Week 14: To Prune or Not to Prune

These days my garden is looking rather lush and full. Perhaps too lush and too full. This 8×8 plot can barely contain the Sassy Squash (Zucchini), Romance (Roma) and Cherry Bomb (Cherry) Tomatoes, or the Cool Hand Cukes (Cucumbers). These … Continue reading

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Week 13: It’s getting crowded in here!

Thirteen weeks ago, I planted two summer squash AKA Sassy Squash seeds in my kitchen window. It is unbelievable to me that they’ve gotten so big!!   Can you see the zucchini?? The garden is looking a little jungle-esque. I … Continue reading

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Week 12: (Re) Moving Veggies & Tied-y-ing up the Garden

It’s the end of the line for my lettuce, spring onions and spinach. I enjoyed plucking and bagging the lettuce & spinach for salads and juices but as my father says, “They’re once and done”. After your first pick they … Continue reading

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