Welcome to the jungle!!!!!

Yes, my garden is a hot mess! It’s been too hot to go out there and tend to things. But I harvested so many tomatoes (cherry, plum and sandwich types), lots of peppers (bell, jalapeno, chili and cherry bomb).I also harvested an eggplant. I made tacos today and...

Cruisin’ for Cantaloupes

I just love garden surprises! I go out into my garden just to say hello to my plants and then bing! There it is! Today it was a cantaloupe that is about the size of a grapefruit.Did you know that cantaloupe is the only fruit that will slip from the vine when it is...

July harvest

Hey there garden gals and guys! Yes, it’s been a while since my last post. I noticed I have three new followers to my blog! Welcome, welcome to you all! I am glad that you’ve joined my little piece of fat earth!Now that I have properly welcomed my newest...

June harvest and a string bean recipe

Happy July! Yesterday was the last day of June and I got a small harvest out of my garden that consisted of several sweet banana peppers and two more okra.Now here’s the real treat. Last week, I took all my beans that I harvested and made string beans with lemon...

Beans and okra

Well, here it is! My first harvest of the season….string beans! I got a handful of beauties and I think I may cook them up for dinner tonight. In fact, I’m going to find a yummy recipe and then write a blog about it. What fun that is going to...