Monthly Archives: March 2013

Grow Write Guild #1: My First Plant

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Check out the Grow Write Guild at You Grow Girl. Maybe you’ll want to join in. :) #1 My First Plant: My actual first plant was likely some big leafy green monstrosity that I bought when I moved out on … Continue reading

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Making Ketchup From Canned Tomatoes

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Like most people, I have always been a Heinz ketchup person. When I was young I can remember my Grandma buying IGA brand ketchup because it was cheaper – it did not taste anything like the spicy zip of Heinz. … Continue reading

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Seeds, cheese and a new vinegar experiment

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Lots of seeds started now in the veggie grow-op, a heat-mat makes a huge difference in how fast germination occurs. Onions, leeks, peppers, eggplants, tomatoes and celery all started. Each of the small pots contains 6-25 seeds which potted out … Continue reading

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In Our Garden 2013

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While I’ve enjoyed lazing around this winter, like most gardeners I’ve been scouring seeds catalogues, buying more seeds than I have room for and am itching like mad to get back in the garden and CANNOT WAIT until the snow … Continue reading

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