Tag: In The Garden

It worked! Celebrate with Cake.

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The last time we checked in, Frank was sifting dirt through a sieve, in the hopes of making the garden root-vegetable-friendly. Guess what?  It worked.  Here are some carrots we pulled out of the garden this week: Pretty, right?  The carrots we pulled out last year, before the soil was sifted, were sad and stubby […]

Sifting the Dirt

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If it seems like it has been a while since our last post, it has.  For the past few months we have been hibernating, waiting for this winter to pass and for spring to finally arrive. But then a couple of weeks ago, after a long and unrelenting winter, spring finally arrived.  The birds were […]

What’s Growing Now: Collards

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Collards are such big, beautiful plants, and they’re growing like crazy in the garden right now. A member of the cruciferous family, collards are a great source of Vitamin C, Vitamin K, and calcium.  Collards are thought to aid in digestion and help to lower cholesterol, and they’re also delicious. Here’s an easy recipe for […]