Usually, around this time of the year, I start spending much of my free time in the dirt - planting, preparing areas for planting, repairing and updating garden structures, and yes, even weeding. This year however, the muddy paw prints on the kitchen floor are the only sign that a garden exists in our life. … Continue reading April (snow) showers bring May flowers?!
As you know, if you follow my blog, we lost our dog in May. I still miss her, and I knew she was an active hunter. But I didn't realize just how great of a hunter she really was, or just how good she was at her job. I'm finding out that critter control was a … Continue reading Critter Control Sans Dog.
Our last frost day is somewhere around Memorial Day, so not being a risky gardener, I tend to wait until now to plant most of my veggies, or at least those that like warmer weather. I had been hardening off a few seedlings (tomatoes and peppers) but honestly don't think they'll do well. … Continue reading Now we wait, well, we weed and wait.