Category Archives: Garden

Basil

It’s a good thing this is my favorite to harvest from the garden because not much else is panning out for us.  The neighbors’ trees are creeping in on our sunlight and the tomatoes are spindly little things.  At least … Continue reading

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Peony

They are just my favorite every year.  These guys came in as buds with a big bunch of giant magenta show offs.  When all those fell apart the smaller secondary buds decided to bloom for me and they were just … Continue reading

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Chives! Part 2

Here’s a look at how those chives turned out.  Who cares if you even eat them?  Herbs are worth it because they take care of themselves and look awesome.  At the time this picture was taken they were the only … Continue reading

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For the Win!

Look who put on her big girl panties and remembered to adjust her white balance!  Actually, I keep the thing on auto because whenever I try to mess with it I just seem to make things worse, so I ignore … Continue reading

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Snow in March is Awesome When it Melts Immediately

Greetings from Mediocrity.  Currently wallowing in the depths of morning/afternoon/evening/nighttime sickness.  It’s a pretty successful day when I’m showered, the house is remotely clean, I can find something to eat that doesn’t sound gross and there is a long nap.  … Continue reading

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The Last of Summer

Back in October I brought in the last of the tomatoes, including a ton of green ones.  After years of frustration and experimentation we only grow Romas and cherry or grape tomatoes because that’s what the squirrels won’t eat.  Anyway, they took their … Continue reading

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