Mondays, Y’all, Mondays.

We made it through another week.

Fading Summer Garden

The dog days of summer have arrived on the Georgia coast. June was nice and mild compared to the past few years. July is making up for that oversight. The temps and humidity are playing chicken at our expense. This is the time when we pull up the veggies and give the veggie beds a…

Saturday Morning in the Garden

It’s time to move our early morning garden walks to the dawn:30 hour. As I wandered with my traveler of hi-test coffee securely in hard, I managed to sang a few shots to share how the garden has fared so far this summer.

The Butternut Squash That Could

Last fall, the monarch caterpillars absolutely devoured our milkweed plant. Granted, it was a tall drink of nectar but we were thrilled to have lots of monarch mamas lay eggs on it.¬†Nothing excited the kids while they were playing¬†outside than seeing the graceful glide and shadow of the monarchs floating towards the monarch garden. Due…

Wordless Wednesday: Harvest

Hello, Hello. Is Thing Working Yet?

I think the blog is finally working again. If you are reading this, yay! It means you can join us again on our adventures.  While I get some posts together, here are a few garden photos to update you on what’s been growing since last we adventured together. More adventures coming! Stay tuned! 

Wordless Wednesday: Garden Snacks

You Can Grow That: Tomatoes to Give Away

We had so much fun giving away tomatoes last spring that we decided to go it again this year. Along with the Romas, we’re adding some beefsteak and cherry tomatoes. Our tomatoes last year went to homes of all economic persuasions. We hope to have the same this year and even a few new people…

New Year, Same Garden

One of the joys of gardening is the seasons of consistency. We’re in the midst of that as I type this. Our fall veggies are hanging on. We’re starting seeds for the spring garden (more on that later this week). All in all, a very boring but content time in the garden. Our peas are…

Fall Veggies!

The fall veggies are growing like weeds! Ha! In spite of Hurricane Matthew and the subsequent lack of rain, our veggies in the trial garden are thriving.