Vegetable gardening

Donald has a small fraction of Cherokee in him on both sides of the family.  He has exactly zero cultural ties with the Cherokee nation, but I bought a few different Cherokee crop seeds anyway.  I thought it might be fun →MORE...

Jul 19, 2011
Last night, I knocked on my neighbor’s door.  I’m sorry to bother you, I said, but I forgot to pick up a tomato at the farmer’s market.  I was wondering if I might be able to trade you a few lemons →MORE...

Jul 11, 2011
I used to joke that I had the Black Thumb of Death.  You hear stories about people who can make things grow, who take plants knocking on Death’s door and nurse them back to health, but to me these people have →MORE...

Jul 06, 2011
We harvested our first zucchini two weeks ago and have since been flooded with skinny green squash OH MY WORD those plants are prolific.  Charlotte is in love with picking and toting around zucchini, but we’re about two seconds away from →MORE...

Last night, determined to outwit the birds that keep eating my seeds before they germinate, I went out at dusk to plant new melon, squash, and gourd seeds in our field.  The cats were, naturally, very curious about what I was →MORE...