Tag Archives: Vegetable gardening

Fall Checklist

I am almost done, almost. A few more hours of cutting back, and gardening season is over. Well, except for all those bulbs that need to be planted and a ‘few’ weeds that need to be dug up. šŸ™‚ Most … Continue reading

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Flashback

Over the weekend, we decided to get some iced coffee on the way home from an errand. Around the circle we went, ready to make the turn, when I saw a little girl sitting on the ground next to a … Continue reading

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Steamy

Happy Monday! Hope your weather is a little more normal as we close out the month of June. We’re under our second heat advisory for the month. 96Ā°F with real feel of 103Ā°F today. šŸ„µ Last week, Master Gardeners had … Continue reading

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May

This month gets my gardening engine revving up. The weather is warm enough to be outside, it rains frequently and keeps the plants watered, and everything is green and colorful. I picked the last of the daffodills yesterday and have … Continue reading

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Captivating

I wish. šŸ™‚ I not only would like a snappy title but wish I could start this post with recounting some really exciting or at least fun event from last week – nope. Everything is open here and the tourists … Continue reading

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Wordless Red Wednesday

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Hello September

I could try to deny it, but SeptemberĀ has arrived in all its glory anyway. Some of the maple trees are starting to turn andĀ leaves have started falling, a few here and a few there. FallĀ is definitely beautiful here in New … Continue reading

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Welcome to Victory Garden

Last week along with 35 of my fellow Master Gardeners, IĀ spent the morning visiting Roger B. Swain’s personal Victory Garden. As I got out of the car, I sawĀ a boot hanging over his mailbox causingĀ meĀ to smile,Ā grab the camera and know … Continue reading

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Tuesday talk

I always post on Monday, but I was busy. My church lady gardening friend asked me to help her bring some gardens back to life at a summer chapel near us. First, we shopped in my yard to get the … Continue reading

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August in New England

All the gardens are thriving. The cottage perennials, the hosta and other shade plants, and our veggies are all doing well. We still have a lot of flowers to cut and fresh vegetables for the table. Yesterday we took a … Continue reading

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