Monthly Archives: June 2012

Off on vacation

We are off on vacation (again?) for the next week and a half–I can’t wait! I tell you what, I feel like I’m hardly ever gone from work, but it also seems like I’m always posting blogs about “I’m going to … Continue reading

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The lilies begin

It’s been a beautiful week, for the most part–we got some rain, which my plants enjoyed, but we’ve had lots of sunshine, too. I’ve spent a little (not enough, but some) time on the deck, which has been great.  The … Continue reading

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Flowers galore

What a gorgeous weekend! We had a busy schedule, so I got absolutely NO gardening done, but I was able to get out for a bit and take a few photographs. This is such an amazing time of year–the flowers … Continue reading

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Enjoying the yard

I was home with a sinus infection last Friday.  I am not a stranger to sinus infections, but since I started using a neti pot they have been fewer and further between. So, I was feeling kind of crummy, but … Continue reading

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Radishes and kohlrabi

I tried a couple of new recipes this weekend–it’s always fun to find new ways to use produce that I’m not real familiar with.  I mentioned last week that we’d gotten some kohlrabi in our CSA box, so I found … Continue reading

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The first box

We got our first box of produce from our CSA (Community Supported Agriculture), Bluebird Gardens, yesterday–we were so excited! We decided to get a bigger share than we did last year, as we found that we did not have a … Continue reading

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Checking things off the list

What a gorgeous weekend it was! Even yesterday, in spite of the day starting out rainy, it ended just beautifully with mild temperatures and a wonderful blue sky! Saturday was fabulous–I spent pretty much the entire day just puttering around, … Continue reading

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Big plans

As always, I have big plans for the weekend–big gardening plans.  I really hope the weather cooperates. The cutting garden is looking just gorgeous right now–it really is at its best when the peonies are blooming. Everything else is coming … Continue reading

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