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Getting the Garden Ready for Fall

Well the Texas heat has fried all my plants except the bell peppers which are still hanging on. The red bell pepper plant may even give me a little pepper here in the next few weeks. However, the squash and the tomato plants have kicked the bucket and I’m trying desperately to baby my rosemary … Continue reading

Garden Update

It’s been a while since I’ve shown off my garden. I haven’t harvested anything yet, but the plants (all except the tomato) seem to be doing well. I just recently planted the squash in the ground because they were trying to escape the pots and I finally got some compost to mix in with the … Continue reading

Three Things My Garden Has Taught Me So Far

I apologize for my total blog abandonment in the month of June. Now that my super intense summer class is over I plan on getting back on track.  Since I’ve been gone my garden has been doing pretty good except for the tomatoes. My tomato plant is intent on not making any tomatoes, however the … Continue reading

It’s starting to look like a garden!

It’s starting to look like a garden!

This weekend we finished removing all the old concrete, fence posts, and abandoned water pipes left by the great beast of a water softener that used to be fenced in on our patio. All of that stuff we pulled out of the ground that is not recyclable is sitting on my car port (I’m sure my neighbors … Continue reading

New Garden Area In Process

This past weekend I went down to the farm with my dad to help with the animals and while I was there I worked with him in the garden. They are growing all sorts of things: Squash, Zucchini, Okra, Black Eyed Peas, Spinach, Corn, and a few others I don’t remember. Working with him and reading … Continue reading