Tag Archive | fresh produce

My Theme Songs

It seems like everyone has a soundtrack to their life, or some sort of theme song. Below are a few of my theme songs. Enjoy. For writing Rewrite – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qi2DypBHyUg For  the Seed Savers Series Livin’ in the Future –  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Wlgm7Fehaw Homegrown Tomatoes –  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etuszlplwpg Canned Goods – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nb-0ZCqga48 Any Other World –  http://vimeo.com/32038396 For […]

Tomatoes: Gateway Drug to Gardening

The idea isn’t new. If you don’t believe me, just Google it. No one may really know who the first person to identify tomatoes as the gateway drug to gardening is or was . . . But they were right. I think for me it started in childhood, in my mother’s garden. She used to […]

First Day of Summer Garden Pics

I decided today to post some current photos of my backyard urban garden.   It was very cold yesterday (61F I think?), but I wanted to eat the big raspberry in the front, so decided to take all the photos, despite the gray sky:).    I don’t have a fancy camera, just an old Cannon […]

I Can See June From Here

The empty jars on the basement shelves are outnumbering the full ones, the freezer shelves once stuffed  are now scant,  the bin potatoes are shriveled and spongy, but hope is on the way, I think that’s June I see around the corner. Yes, the lettuce has been profuse and we’ve had our share of asparagus, […]