I love salads. We’re getting out of salad weather here in Chicago, but I thought I’d post a bunch of them anyway. Maybe you’ll get some ideas for your own salads.
We finally got the garden all wrapped up a couple weeks ago. It’s always sad to see it all die off. All cleaned up: Here are some pics of some of the flowers I grew this summer. I got a little potted jasmine last winter- mostly people grow them here as temporary
Tomatoes always steal the spotlight when talking about gardening. I grew things in my garden this summer besides just tomatoes, tho. Salad greens and arugula do really well here. In fact, I’m still growing them on the front porch! They don’t seem to mind the
It’s hard to grow tomatoes in Colorado. But I had excellent luck this year. The best ever. I’ve been trying for 5 years, so it’s about time. Each year has gone better and better as I’ve figured out how to deal with our flaky weather. Also this year we
Well, it snowed last week and is supposed to get pretty frosty again tomorrow night. I brought in almost all my plants and covered my tomatoes with quilts and plastic. They were fine during the cold snap last week, hopefully they’ll make it another week or two! As soon