Spring 2014 Update

Spring 2014 Update

  The weather so far this spring has been near-perfect for my entire garden! The apricot tree (pictured above) bloomed profusely and set so much fruit that I feel confident I will get a few ripe apricots at the end of the season. Last year, I only had a few that...
Raised Vegetable Bed

Raised Vegetable Bed

We have always had a small garden area in the backyard, and I had planned on planting a few things in it this year. Then we heard about a friend who was going to build a raised bed with chicken wire underneath, so the gophers wouldn’t ruin the garden. We have a...
We’ve Got Plants

We’ve Got Plants

Today my Mom and I went plant shopping and had so much fun. We went to a nursery down the road and a larger chain store. I sigh wistfully every time I drive past the nursery, so it was about time that I went. I was not disappointed. What a great local resource! We...