Tag Archives: heirloom vegetables

Garden Happenings

Despite the cooler weather, the garden is beginning to grow. The lettuce and broccoli are loving the cooler temps, but the tomatoes and peppers are wishing for more heat. I’ve been trying to use companion plants to keep bugs at bay and help with increased yields and flavors. Borage planted with tomatoes is said to […]

Mixed Emotions

As of today, there are 50 days until spring.  This makes me happy. As of today, there are 50 days until my 50th birthday.  This makes me____. Sad?  Not really.  Glad?  Not really.  If you say old, I will cry.  If you say young, I shall hug you. I’m just not sure how to process this […]