I can't wait until our Farmer's Market and Locals Only Market start up for the season. This year I'll be doing some "farming" in the backyard, too. I currently have quite a crop growing in my front window...parsleys, sage, rosemary, oregano, tomatoes and zucchini. I purchased a two-part galvanized laundry sink at the antique/flea market in Owensboro a few weeks ago and that will house my herb and lettuce gardens.
My three small things for today: (listed before the day actually started)
- Finish getting the sunporch ready for the season
- Move the galvanized "planter" from the dining room to the garden area
- Sow lettuce seeds
- Transplanted the sage, small tomato plants, Irish moss, Rabbit's foot fern, and sedum; moved them to the sunporch.
- Planted the pelletized seed I purchased from Cook's Garden. Soon (within 3 weeks, or so they say...) I'll have pots of lettuce looking like this:
So the galvanized planter is still residing in the dining room "warehouse", and although I spent some time sprucing the sunporch, it's far from ready for spring and summer enjoyment. Since I ended up with a fresh new mosaic, I've joined the Little Red House link party hosted by Mary. Visit & enjoy!
With the 10-day forecast looking mostly like warmth, storms, and clouds, I'll have plenty of time to finish painting and doing other inside things. Carpe diem.
Sounds like you will be having a wonderful garden and veggies this summer. wonderful photos.I would like to try growing cherry tomatoes.
Wonderful selection of veggies. Good luck this week getting all your jobs done.
You accomplished a great deal! Everything looks like a warm spring day.
Very busy day and a lovely mosaic to show for it!
sounds like you are going to have a wonderful garden. i like the cooks garden seeds and catalog. always overwhelmed after I make a list!!!!
Love this mosaic!!!
I want to grow more herbs this summer. Lovely mosaic!
I am visiting from Mosaic Monday.
Now I know where to go when I am missing an ingredient!
Lovely healthy looking plants. Isn't it fun to get your hands dirty. V
Good luck with the planting! I am impatient for the seeds I've sown to grow, already. C'mon, it's been almost a week! Growwww! ;)
This looks lovely! Hope to see you at My Dream Canvas
You've made a wonderful start for Spring! OH HOW I LOVE your banner! I'm going back to look at it again! Gorgeous! Hydrangeas are my favorite flower...and I love the shades of lavender! ♥
Hi, found your blog from a shared like of "violets" in our profiles. Love this post...it mirrors some of the things I've been doing this past week or two.
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