Tag Archives: Heirloom tomatoes

For the love of gardening

If you’re a gardener, this time of year tends to make your heart sing. Trees, shrubs and perennials are lush, green, and colorful. Although it is Monday, and a couple of good blogging friends, PMBGarden and  Eliza Waters, participate in In … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday in the garden

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Scale

 Check out other fun photos of scale.

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Wordless Wednesday – Last One in 2014

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Transition time

I knew the day would come when I pulled the last tomato out, but I still wasn’t ready. But, with nighttime temperatures hovering around 30 degrees, it was time. Down came the plastic to be reused for the winter chicken run … Continue reading

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Fruits of your labor

This time of year in New England is interesting. We savor every warm moment, don’t look forward to the mountains of leaves or the snow to follow, and enjoy every item picked in the garden before the first frost. Some days we harvest an … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

It has been a challenging gardening season, but once delicious heirloom tomatoes, pretty or not so pretty, arrive inside each and every one is enjoyed.  😉 .

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Wordless Wednesday – Good, bad, and ugly

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Green

As a Master Gardener, green is one of my favorite colors and being green, or environmentally responsible, is something I am proud to take seriously.

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Gardening Award

If you need a good laugh, take a moment and read the recognition of our winning the Ugly Tomato Award sponsored by Steve Bender, the Grumpy Gardener. Steve is on Facebook regularly and writes a gardening blog for Southern Living. I’ll stop … Continue reading

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