Tag Archives: spring

Monday Recap: Finally Spring

Despite the calendar which says spring arrived much earlier, I’m saying it really arrived here last week. Other local folks are welcome to chime in and agree, or not, as they see fit. Trees are blooming, birds are chirping, and … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Still Waiting For Spring

It seems like all I’ve been talking about lately is the weather. But isn’t that often the case with us gardeners? Last year spring was running about 30 days ahead of schedule. This year it’s running about 30 days behind … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

Springing Forward, Slowly

Spring is slowly arriving here in our neck of the woods. There are a few signs around, some subtle and some pretty obvious. For instance, I almost overlooked the little snowdrops blooming out in the yard. Some previous resident must … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening, Weather | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Broccoli Dreams, Meet Broccoli Reality

The other night I had a dream about harvesting broccoli from our garden. In my dream I had given up on it ever producing anything. But I was pleasantly surprised when I found that nice, large green heads had been … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening | Tagged , | 15 Comments

Spring Comes Early, I Think

Despite the calendar that says spring arrives next week, I think it has arrived early this year. At least, I guess it’s spring that has arrived. It’s hard to tell, when we really didn’t have much of a winter. We … Continue reading

Posted in Gardening | Tagged , , , , , , | 17 Comments