Category Archives: Gardening and Yard Stuff

Or, my attempt at gardening

End of the Season

Sometimes you are tired, and words don’t always come out right. See example below:       Did you know that these tasty green bites are named after the Belgian city?  Our garden is mostly empty of produce now, but we … Continue reading

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The Thick of Summer

We are indeed in the thick of summer, right? Early August is beautiful, and in our pocket of the state it means the small grains – wheat, oats, rye, and barley – are nearly all harvested and livestock farmers like … Continue reading

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Summer Days

July is coming quickly, and that means our summer is speeding by and the days are already getting shorter again. I’m glad I also really love fall! I know I’m as behind on summer yard and garden work as ever, … Continue reading

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Spring into Summer

How is it possible the sixth month of the year is almost here? May has gone quickly, and 2015 as a whole is simply passing too fast.  When I was a kid I remember my dad often saying to me, … Continue reading

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The Garden Project

Our garden was not much last year. Well, “not much” might even be an overstatement. I finally put a few tomatoes in patio-size pots in July, and I harvested the rhubarb in our yard. That was about it. A few … Continue reading

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