Yes!!!!! We managed to finish transplanting tonight! I thought we might have to move beyond the squash tunnel, but since these will be trained to climb, we were able to plant them closer together than we normally would, and they all fit. Also, I was sure we had the little pumpkins to transplant. I was … Continue reading Our 2021 garden: corn, gourds, squash and melon transplants DONE!!
Wow. It's coming up on 10pm as I start this, and this is the first time I've had to sit down for most of the day! Today was our monthly shop, so after doing my rounds, my younger daughter and I headed out to the city. We were going to do our usual shop when … Continue reading Our 2021 garden seedling shuffle, monthly shop, and man that’s bright!
It was a gorgeous day to do our morning rounds, and the yard cats were taking full advantage of it. 😀 It's a good thing we're not trying to keep the grass alive around the cat's shelter. 😀 This spot is where a smaller old dog house was, when we first moved here, and the … Continue reading Filthy felines and seedling surprise
We have gourd sprooots!! Yesterday afternoon, I spotted these. These are the Tennessee Dancing Gourds, and they are the first of the gourds to sprout! This is how they looked this morning! So awesome, to see how much they grew in less than 24 hours! I'm hoping this means we'll start seeing some of the … Continue reading New baby sprrrooots, and soil testing status
Oh, my goodness, but our internet connection has been bad tonight! It's taken me forever to finally be able to load the editor to start this post! It's not done giving me grief yet, either! Still, I wanted to get this posted before calling it a day, since I'm basically using this blog as a … Continue reading Our 2021 garden: all gourds now started
While tending the seedlings last night, I finally remembered to take one of the tomato pots out, so I could actually get a picture. These are the Spoon tomatoes (from Baker Creek). I planted three seeds in each of four cups, and so far there is one that has not shown any growth at all, … Continue reading Our 2021 Garden: progress and next batch started