today in the foodie tots kitchen garden: (1) great job for tots: weeding around the edge of the bed (2) peas coming up (3) first strawberry is almost ready! How’s your garden growing?
May 2nd, 2012 · 1 Comment
April 20th, 2012 · No Comments
Need a last minute activity for Earth Day this Sunday? Pottery Barn Kids has some adorable garden kits on sale, including a butterfly garden kit (in stores). Of course, you can pick up a packet of seeds and reuse a cardboard egg carton to quickly jump start your garden. In honor of Earth Day (Week/Month), [...]
June 22nd, 2011 · 7 Comments
After the disappointing pea harvest last year — when my peas wilted in the summer heat as soon as they began to bear pods — I found a variety described as “heat tolerant” this time around. And it paid off, as we left for a 10-day vacation in the midst of a upper-90s heat wave, [...]
April 14th, 2010 · 7 Comments
As we traveled down the path of eating more locally, it was hard to escape the feeling that maybe we should try growing some of our own food, too. Because we weren’t planning to stay in our current house as long as we have, I never broke ground for a garden and just made do [...]