Tomatoes and Peppers!

I just harvested the first of the beefsteak tomatoes. the cherry tomatoes are just starting to form on the vine and I am getting a few red ones each day. The cucumbers and melon plants are looking good. You can see the difference in the first melon grown from seed and the melon plants that I …

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Update: getting some stuff already

I don't remember getting big tomatoes this early in the season from my Detroit gardens. I guess the southern exposure really makes a difference. Everything is starting to fill out. So far no blight. Strawberries, so cute so tiny, gone ... I already ate two of them as soon as they ripened. I might try …

Garden 2018 Begins…

Planting finally completed! I started planting the tomatoes and peppers Memorial Day weekend and I just finished the Hugle Mound today, June 19th. Since it was my first garden in this space it was hopefully more work than next year. I am really glad I covered up most of the garden area with cardboard. I …

Fall 2017

We closed on our purchase of this house in May of this year. We had 45 days before we had to be out of our old house to get the plumbing and the electrical redone along with the kitchen and bathroom in the new house. Not to mention the drywall, painting and flooring that we …