Vegetable gardening

Nov 03, 2011
I am and always have been one of the world’s biggest fans of carrots.  Together, Charlotte and I can put away four carrots a day every day and never tire of the flavor. Last night when I uploaded this picture from →MORE...

This is a photograph I took on Charlotte’s birthday three months ago, when she helped my father plant beans by the fence.  I keep meaning to share it, but keep forgetting. Over the past few weeks, Charlotte and I have made →MORE...

Sep 23, 2011
A couple months ago, we visited The Huntington Library’s open house for a new urban farming area they have called The Ranch.  There were several things that caught my eye at the open house, but the one thing that really stood →MORE...

Sep 05, 2011
When we lost Aurora, I stopped watering the garden and for sixteen days my vegetable garden burned in the sun.  I thought about it a time or two, but then I turned away.  I didn’t want to nurture a bunch of →MORE...

Jul 29, 2011
As a testament to the fact that I have never before grown squash, I planted the vast majority of my squash plants (no idea what type of squash - they came in a mixed seed packet) within a foot of a →MORE...