I’ll let the dog out.

Two Saturdays ago, our schedules changed abruptly.  We got a 3 year old Airedale Terrier named Charlie Brown.  He’s been a jumping, wriggling, bounding, bundle of fun – and my glasses will never be clean again.  After losing The Jasmanian Devil a year ago, The Goat and I had fallen into a less regimented schedule, […]

Here’s to a bountiful Fall harvest.

Things have been a bit hectic, and my allergies have been bad – even by my standards. However, I’ve been trying to keep busy in the yard and keep up with our veggie garden.  And so far, what I’ve noticed is that I have better luck with Fall crops than with Spring crops. Maybe it’s […]

Now we wait, well, we weed and wait.

  Our last frost day is somewhere around Memorial Day, so not being a risky gardener, I tend to wait until now to plant most of my veggies, or at least those that like warmer weather.   I had been hardening off a few seedlings (tomatoes and peppers) but honestly don’t think they’ll do well. […]