I’m still cutting a gallon bag full of fresh no ecoli lettuce every other day. I planted potatoes March 18. Then we went through a stretch of unseasonably cold weather complete with seven inches of rain one week and a few hard freezes. So I got antsy and replanted the potatoes since nothing was coming…… Continue reading Garden update
I got really sick Monday night with what I suspected was food poisoning, and then Tuesday at work one of the first things I read was a press release on the romaine lettuce recall. Guess what I had in my salad Monday? Yeah. So it was super nice to go to the greenhouse this afternoon…… Continue reading Food poisoning
It’s the third week in a row with Sunday snow. At least today it was only a few flurries in the morning. Some of our snow adventures the past couple of weeks. Thank goodness for the greenhouse because I have fresh lettuce ready to pick. We’re under a freeze warning for tonight, ugh. I’m planning…… Continue reading Another Sunday, another snow
The kids had fun staying in a motel as we all got together to celebrate mom’s 70th birthday. Grandma and grandpa’s house will be officially sold at the end of the week so we had one last visit. I canned 14 pints of tomato juice. Easter fun. We’re expecting 2-3″ of snow today. It’s been…… Continue reading March photo dump
I couldn’t take it anymore so the kids and I started lettuce, onions and potatoes. I am so ready for fresh food. I did have to fix some of Colton’s planting, though. 🤣 The onions and lettuce are in the greenhouse. I’m trying out a grow bag from Gurneys on the onions. I planted the…… Continue reading Fresh food
Yesterday, I was outside in a t-shirt doing this…. Today…enough snow flurries for some fantastic ambient snow and photos, but ground temps were warm enough that it pretty much melted on contact.