Spruce Up Your Alley w/ Sunflowers

Around these parts, we have these things called an alley.  Some places we go, people say… A WHAT?  They don’t get it, we try to explain… and it just doesn’t translate.  So we will explain, but forgive us if you have alleys where you are from and we go all third grade on you. An ...

Okra is Sprouting

Okra is a warm weather veggie and is usually planted in late May or early June, but with the weather we have been having we decided to start some a little early.  The seeds germinated in a reasonable amount of time and I’m thinking that the early planting will do just fine. I planted two ...

Putting The Peppers To Bed

Our first raised bed is now full!!  Actually is has been for a couple of weeks, but due to life we are a bit behind on posting.  James is so busy at work that it is overflowing into gardening and blogging time (and wife time!) and well my excuse is that I’m awful at blogging.  I’m ...