Author Archives: Christina

Thinking Garden Thoughts

We got 6 inches of snow yesterday, but all I can think about is our garden this year!  We are lucky that our house has a decent-sized backyard (for our area), so I’m looking forward to growing tomatoes, peas, beans, … Continue reading

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Blueberry Picking

We had so much fun strawberry picking that we returned to the same farm for blueberry picking two weekends ago.  The berries were tasty and plentiful, and we had a great time.  Baby C got dirtier than he’s probably ever … Continue reading

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Garden Update

A quick update on the garden. My tomato plants are huge, but the cherokee purples only have 2-3 green tomatoes each and the pink brandywine has none.  All have lots of flowers though. I’m waiting for the spinach and sugar … Continue reading

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Healthy Eating?

Check out this post from Northwest Edible Life: The Terrible Tragedy of the Healthy Eater.  The post is funny, but I can also really identify with it. For the past three years, I’ve spent a lot of time reading about … Continue reading

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Garden 2013

A lot is going on in the garden this year, and I’m fairly pleased with our progress.  We moved into our current house last June, so all we managed to plant last year was a few tomato plants.  This year … Continue reading

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Strawberry Picking

I have fond childhood memories of berry picking.  My dad’s side of the family would all get together and go to a local farm to pick strawberries.  I can remember hot, sunny days and eating more strawberries than I put … Continue reading

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Third Anniversary Weekend

Jason and I celebrated our third wedding anniversary last week and decided to have a fun weekend alone to mark the occasion.  Baby C spent two days and one night (his first away from us!) at Grandma and Pap Pap’s … Continue reading

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