In this post, I thought I would just add pictures from the garden taken on Saturday, as a way to document my garden status going into December. I am doing this first because I am just simply amazed at how much food I have in my garden going into December. I would not have thought… Read More Winter Garden Update – Part 2
Saturday morning was cold. Sunday morning felt even colder. And it struck me, as I am taking my tiny little plants out of the greenhouse, that this is a little strange. Aren’t you supposed to only transplant in the spring with the warm season ahead, not in the fall, in the cold, with less and… Read More Transplanting For Winter
It has been a full 3 weeks since I have posted, and let me say it has indeed been a FULL 3 weeks! Work, family, teaching math, fun with my sweetie in Asheville, and trying to keep up with the garden, let alone write about it. I think I will start where I left off… Read More Fall Garden Update
Wow, so much is going on and so little time to blog. Today I am carving out a little time for an update. Carrots First, I am going to say I am very glad I am keeping a journal, and that I built an excel sheet to help calculate when to expect the seeds to sprout… Read More Carrots, Rutabaga, and the Rest!
We finally got to harvesting more potatoes this weekend, and we were not disappointed. We got some really big ones and lots overall! Well, the only disappointment was to find more potato beetles on what is left of the vines. Some had grown past the larval/pupae stage to adult beetle, so I went through and picked them off… Read More More Potatoes and the Fall Crops