Playing catch up

I’ve been adding to the list but haven’t had time to get photos in and publish anything for a few weeks, so, finally, here’s what I’m thankful for lately: dew drops rain blue skies and sunshine nasturtium vines cheery red geraniums nectarines and blueberries a pink hollyhock among the lilies cucumber blossoms wild daisies baby…

New in the morning

I hope you’ll indulge me today.  🙂  I went a little overboard one morning looking at the dewdrops in the garden.  I know it all has to do with cohesion and adhesion and surface tension and more physics than I understand, but they are still marvelous. The book of Job barely makes mention of the…

Are your garlic scapes escaping?

Do you have garlic scapes just begging to be made into pesto?  Hurry before it’s too late! I think of this time in the garden as “forage season” because it’s too early for the big crops like tomatoes and cucumbers and peppers.  Instead, it’s time for gleaning radish greens, garlic scapes, young lambsquarter, and a…