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Garden Update::Apple Trees

I’ve failed to do a good job documenting our garden this spring already! So, back to it here. I’ll share some pictures and stuff (current) and a little history of what we added this year. First up, the apple trees. We’ve been out with the apples a lot lately due …

Parmesan-Roasted Broccoli

“I do not like broccoli. And I haven’t liked it since I was a little kid and my mother made me eat it. And I’m President of the United States and I’m not going to eat any more.” – George H. W. Bush I, however, do like broccoli. My family, …

From Friend to Foe

In a matter of seconds, tonight, our friendly neighborhood caterpillars went from friend to foe. Just last week, we had been reminiscing with Viet and Reg about Aspen’s habit last year of caring for each and every caterpillar on her walk home from the bus stop after school. Aspen loves …

Garden Update::Herbs

It’s been busy around the Martin house of late, primarily with the Nashville Masters, but that post will come later. First, a quick update on the garden. We’ve been harvesting some herbs we picked up at Home Depot with regularity. The cilantro is doing well (and it’s been eaten to …

Gardening

Last year, I tried to keep a separate gardening blog. We had a garden, it went well, the blogging did not. Over the next few weeks, I’m going to move those posts onto this blog and start recording our gardening stuff here as well. You’re welcome to ignore it. I …

If you’re bored…

If you’re bored, or really into things my kids are, you can check out the details of our gardening adventure at our secondary blog…