Garden

Garlic

This is half of our garlic harvest. It's impressive. I think we'll make it through the year with this. I'm not warding off vampires. I'm just in love with the roasted beautiful taste of garlic. -…


Before and After

    Before   After. -Tomato


Farming, Farmers, and Love

  I've got an amazing farmer over at Embarras Valley Farm. She knows her tomatoes, potatoes, eggplant, and peppers. I use to have a CSA through her but this year she decided not to do shares…


Garden Update

These were our first few tomatoes.   It's a tomato farm.   -Tomato


Canning

  I like to can for many reasons. One I love the products I make. I think that fresh salsa is the cats pajamas. It tastes like summer in the middle of winter. It tastes like summer in the…


Relaxing

  Our garden has since taken off. The chair hasn't since moved. It's nice to be able to sit in the shade. It's nice to be able to sit. - Tomato


Yard

  When we first moved into our house we ignored our yard hard. We simply didn't have the time and energy to overhaul the inside and the outside. So this year has been a lot of yard work. I am…


I Made This

  It's a piece of old fence we use to put between the two yards so that way Indy couldn't sneak through the very tiny hole (not so small for her). It was the perfect size for a sign. Here's…


The Last Jar of Salsa Was Opened in May

  I have a note to myself to make 56 jars of salsa this year. It seems like a lot. I know, but what you get when you open a fresh jar of salza is summer. You get a sweet heat of sweet tomatoes…


Gardening Update

  Potato Box Raised Bed Tomato Garden. Two Raised Beds turned into three. (Later turned into 4)   The pond filled in and grass a-growing! - Tomato's Farm


Garden Update

  Well. It looked like this almost a month ago...


It Started With This

  We were lucky enough to have a lot of AMAZING books on hand as to where to start with our gardening this year. It started a few months ago where handsome and I took a day off of everything…