Last Saturday we decided to get out of the house for a little so Lyndsey got on Craig’s List and found a lady that sales water plants out her yard in Imperial Beach. We didn’t quite know what to expect when we got there, but upon our arrival we were pleasantly surprised. Lisa, the owner
Last weekend we started planting our seeds for our spring garden. We decided to go with seeds this year so we could have a better selection of vegetables to grow. Lyndsey prepared the “starting soil” with a mixture of soil, a little compost and some humus. Our artichoke plant has already started budding new artichokes,
Eli’s Grandma / Lyndsey Mom came into town last Sunday to visit and help out with Eli for a week. It has been nice having her around. We almost got to go on another date, but Eli had his mind set on something different. We have had a nice time visiting with her and getting
I was checking out some stuff online the other day as I was preparing our next garden plot and ran across a program that a developer designed for planning out your next vegetable garden. I thought that it was pretty funny. I have actually sketched out my ideas on a notepad so the thought of
Well we almost lost a chicken yesterday late afternoon at dusk. We had our friend Josh over and him and I were both reading books in our living room while Lyndsey toyed around with some chores in the back room. All of the sudden we all heard the loudest screech and cry we have heard
I noticed the past few days that are chickens didn’t have but one egg in their nesting boxes. I though that perhaps they were just taking a break, but after three days I started to get a little suspicious. When they first started laying eggs about 6 months ago, they would randomly lay eggs around
I got in a conversation with some friends that are just now starting to get into planting their own organic gardens. We were discussing composting when it dawned on me that none of them were familiar with vermicomposter (worm composters). I shared with them the benefits that I have found having both types of composters
After waiting many months for our ginormous artichoke plant to do something other than take up 85% of our center garden, I noticed a little artichoke sprouting from the center today. The plant had gotten so big that my Mom had commented that it looked like the plant from the “Little Shop of Horrors” movie!