Tag Archives: Gardening

Tastefully Dressed

Dressing the salads this summer has become an expensive task as the mayonnaise price is now double what I am comfortable paying. I’m use to waiting for the sale and stocking up when the price falls to $2.50 but that amount … Continue reading

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Living and Learning on the Farm

Yesterday I left a glass of water out on the porch and this morning I found a large beetle in it struggling to survive. With 124 potato plants in the garden I was hoping it would be a while longer … Continue reading

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Working Off the Winter

One of my motivation for planting the garden has always been: fighting the extra pounds I put on each winter. Sure eating increased amounts of fruits and vegetables always helps to regulate your system but it is the physical activity … Continue reading

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Planning the Garden

As everything is still uncertain about the move and the move will be only a few miles away if it happens, I’ll still be planting the garden. I went through my Johnny’s Selected Seed catalog this morning after skimming the … Continue reading

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Happy First Lady’s Day!

On President’s Day: I find myself most incline to celebrate our President’s better half, Michelle Obama for her effort to fight Childhood Obesity, in her creation of the White House Garden. I have written about Childhood Obesity in The Family Weighs … Continue reading

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