Midsummer Update

Midsummer Update

I realized I hadn’t posted any pictures of the entire garden since we planted everything, and thought you might be curious to see how the garden is coming along. I’m very happy with the progress so far this year, and I feel like its mostly due to the...
Plant Profile: Zucchini

Plant Profile: Zucchini

Plant Information Zucchini, a type of summer squash, is one of my favorite things to grow. It’s a low maintenance bush-type plant, easy to grow from seed and tends to be very productive. Above is the standard, no-frills zucchini which will take about 50 days to...
June Book Club

June Book Club

For the month of June, I read The Beekeeper’s Lament: How One Man and Half a Billion Honey Bees Help Feed America by Hannah Nordhaus. This book was pretty sad! All the stories about collapsing colonies, accidents, illness and thefts made the practice of beekeeping...