Today was a big gardening day. I pulled the rest of the potato plants and was pleasantly surprised to see how many we had. They were still small but there was a fair yield. I will definitely be planting potatoes again next year in larger and deeper beds so that they have more space to… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – June 7th 2020
Here’s a quick potato update! It’s only been a few of days since I pulled the first potato plant but I decided to pull the second batch of potatoes today because another one of the plots looks to be pretty dried up. This plant yielded more than the first did! Success! These potatoes are about… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – June 3rd 2020
The bell pepper plants are getting TALL but we don’t have any babies on them yet. I need to do some more research on bell pepper plants because they’re just kind of hanging out right now and I don’t really know what to expect from them. The baby sweet peppers next to them are still… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – June 1st 2020
Today is going to be a momentous occasion. Or at least it was supposed to be. Today is the day that I harvested our first potato plant. I chose to pull up the smallest plant first. It’s beautiful green leaves had died and were withering away from the heat, which from what I read, indicated… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – May 30th 2020
We have plants y’all! Quick updates – The spinach, tomatoes, and baby tomatoes are sprouting. I am worried that the spinach seeds may be planted too close together, so we’ll see how they grow. The potatoes have erupted like crazy! I’ve added more compost and soil to their mounds. Once our homemade compost is ready… Read More The Gardening Chronicles – April 4th 2020, we have plants y’all!