After 3+ years of growing vegetables in our backyard I used my very first pesticide tonight. As I write this my arms arms are still burning from some of the toxic chemicals that must have gotten on my arms. OK, so that’s most likely psychosomatic, but I’m feeling burning and tingling. We panicked Last year…… Continue reading Confession: I sprayed for bugs tonight
San Diego is known for it’s June Gloom season. The combination of a cool coastal current and northerly winds this time of year result in a strong morning fog that often lasts until late in the day. While most of the country soars into summertime temps, June is traditionally a chilly month here. It’s actually…… Continue reading June Bloom!
I’m almost ashamed to admit this, but my gardening bug is now starting to spread to other spaces around our house. So far, I’m slowly taking over our porch. It’s not much but it’s a start. We’ve had this little bench on our front porch that a couple friends gave us when we lived in…… Continue reading A growing addiction