Tomatoes, Again!

Yes, I like tomatoes. And this year, I started them earlier.  I also reinforced the net, mulched, and am spraying neem oil.  Yes–I’m getting serious. Why? Because I discovered home-grown tomatoes make the best Bloody Marys.  Mmmmm. –Simon

Tomatoes!

My first tomato this year was premature–the unnatural result of artificial greenhouse growth and fertilizer saturation.  And while my current yield is still of these purchased plants, I can at least attribute this batch to my own TLC. That small one is an Indigo Rose, the two in the middle are Black Prince, and the …

Garbage Pile

I have a backlog of stuff that I’ve failed to post due to life’s distractions.  So here’s a summary of what I’ve been up to: 1. Quarantine Breakfast I’ve begun a Sunday ritual where I make a more time-consuming brunch.  This family is not one to rise early of our own accord, so weekday breakfasts …