There always seems to be something new to find when I do my rounds! Some are good, some are not so good, and some are... kind of in between. 😀 Finding holes in the ground from skunks digging for grubs is not unusual. This morning, however, it was VERY unusual! I found probably a hundred … Continue reading This morning’s finds
Yesterday, one of my goals was to start on the lawn. We have yet to mow the lawn this year, but with how little rain we've had, it's not really that overgrown. Other than some straw we still have left, we're out of organic material to layer and mulch with, so it would be good … Continue reading Our 2021 garden: unexpected things
It's looking really gorgeous out there! My mother's "living fence" has a row of hawthorns (you can see some of their berries) on one side, and a mix of caragana and oak on the other. I got a picture of a larger oak at the far end of the row of trees, with elms above … Continue reading Fall colours
Yes!!! It's finally done! Everything we started from seed has finally been transplanted. At least, everything that sprouted... These are all the pellets that didn't sprout. The tray in the background was the squashes tray. I'd say most of those empty pellets are the gourds. The ones in the foreground are mostly fennel, with maybe … Continue reading Garden progress: finally!!