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Category Archives: What’s growing?

sugar snap peas – the taste of summer

June 14, 2013 | Gardening, What's growing? | Permalink

Turns out I am like amazing at growing weeds.  They are really thriving in my garden.  I think I have one billion out there, no joke. I honestly get a thrill off of pulling them out, it is SO rewarding, too bad I don’t have more time to make that happen,   fill my weeding urge. [...]

tomatoes & peppers – planted

May 21, 2013 | Gardening, What's growing? | Permalink

Today was a good day. I woke up early this morning and planted my tomatoes and peppers before work. It was rainy and stormy this weekend and I didn’t the little guys to get blown, squashed and die so I waited. So, now they are in their new home in the garden.  Where they belong. I’m just Glad they [...]

beans. peppers. tomatoes. – 6 weeks old

April 23, 2013 | Gardening, What's growing? | Permalink

You probably remember this post where I  started some seeds indoors.  Now, these little plants are big and I had to move them downstairs with their own window.  We ran out of room in my kitchen.  They seem to be doing well down there, the tomato leaves are turning a bit yellow, but I’ve read that if it’s the original [...]

1 month old seeds & garden update

April 5, 2013 | Gardening, Just life, What's growing? | Permalink

Don’t you just love spring!  I’m really into it. I’m looking forward to my garden, camping,  hiking, fishing, BBQ’s, concerts and long summer nights. B and I have been working hard getting our garden ready and prepped.  Some of my seeds haven’t come up, so looks like all my squash plants i’ll have to buy.  Bummer. [...]

Oh Heey little seeds

March 15, 2013 | Gardening, What's growing? | Permalink

Seeds germinating.  (them’s some brussel sprouts, beets, tomatoes, and cabbage are the first to greet me!)   Garden a work in progress.  We are working outside in 60+ degree weather!  YAY!   Flowers blooming. Life is good on bonita!  

early outdoor gardening – side bed planted

March 8, 2013 | Gardening, What's growing? | Permalink

Yesterday was the best. We planted seeds for early harvest in our little side garden (our main garden is still under construction).  We planted  mostly leafy greens, but also onions, radishes, peas, carrots, and cabbage.  We planted them, right in the ground, and it was awesome!  I can’t believe that you can plant this early, [...]