“Awww… winter’s over already??” Said no one. Ever. Particularly on the east coast, people are nearly in tears aching for the warmth of the sun. This year’s record breaking freezing […]
I have noticed something interesting. No matter what kind of day the German and I have had, once we meet up in our QUINTAL, our moods immediately are uplifted! Whether […]
So many interesting things happened in our Quintal this weekend! This picture and little blurb I’m posting reflects a few hours worth of work that was well worth it! The […]
I absolutely love garlic. When The German reported that we have our first garlic sprout, I nearly lost it! Honestly, I half expected NO garlic. All we did was take […]
Today’s addition to the carrot patch. Maybe it will scare the deer away.
After work last night, in the rain, The German and I began to nestle our green babies into the earth. We planted potatoes (All Blues, Yukon Golds, Russets) and English […]
The fencing is done! What was supposed to be 6 foot fencing turned out to be just a little taller than 5 foot… But that’s ok! We’re going to put […]
We save all our eggshells, dry them out then pulverized them in the food processor. Sprinkled along the garden pathways it helps keep slugs away as they hate the jagged […]
My son is digging a trench around the perimeter of the garden. This way we can set the fence down below the earth to keep the critter out.
I saw The German from the corner of my eye while I was working and it looked like he was taking a bath! That silly man of mine!