Oh, the adorable little beast. I moved the garden cam again, this time onto the summer squash. I'd had to tie some of their stems back onto their supports, and wasn't sure if they'd come loose under their own weight, or if something caused them to fall. Our sunburst squash is looking prolific, but we've … Continue reading Caught in the act!
When we first saw the mystery critters that turned out to be woodchucks, running around in the distance, we saw them going under my late father's car, or under a shed near the barn. When we first saw them this year, there was a pair of them that seemed to have made their home in … Continue reading Well, that sucks
Okay, I am not a happy camper right now. My daughter and I had started to do the evening watering, and she was at the tomatoes when she saw something on the concrete steps outside our dining room door. We currently have our umbrella tree sitting there, and she saw something go behind the pot. … Continue reading Nooo!!! These critters have got to go!
I will start with the good stuff, first! Like these teeny, tiny first fruits! These are the miniscule Spoon tomatoes! Several plants are now showing baby tomatoes, and they are so tiny and green, the only reason we could see them was because we were wrapping twine around stalks to the chain link fence to … Continue reading Our 2021 garden: more firsts – and more damage!