Life Below Freezing

Tomatoes can be picked green and ripened inside.

Don’t get beat by beets

Beets have been a challenge for me to grow. I love seeing their full green leaves with the magenta veins popping out. It makes me wonder what’s happening below their beautiful display. Early in my experiments, I harvested all wrong. First, much to my dismay when I pulled the greens they popped off the beet….

Harvest baskets

Be optimistic about your harvest, and select a large basket with a sturdy handle. After all, you’re hoping to fill it at least once a day right? I received this basket full of gifts and repurposed it for our garden bounty this season. I also love that it has a plastic liner for easy cleanup….