Tag Archive | strawberries

Chasing Poems

Chasing Poems They’re everywhere, these poems in the scent of strawberries mingled with onions as we cruise down a country road. They’re written on the scraps of paper that litter my kitchen counter half-written recipes and nameless phone numbers. They’re in the trees and bushes of my neighbor’s yard just beyond sight calling out in […]

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 […]

Sorry, No Gardens Allowed

What if you thought strawberry was just the flavor of your favorite candy?  What if that’s all it was? If you plug Senate Bill S510, the Food Safety Modernization Act, into any search engine, you get a whole lot of people up in arms about the government not allowing people to home garden or save […]

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, […]