Fantasy Giveaway

Well, some of my seeds are sprouting–tomatillos first, then the Hungarian Hot Wax peppers, Fairy Tale eggplant, gilia, and even a few artichokes and cardoons. I’m pretty excited about the cardoons, to be honest. So far five out of twelve have sprouted; I’ve moved four from the little peat pellets I started them in into […]

First Plantings

I read somewhere (in a work that was itself referencing someone else) that one should make an effort to plant something or to preserve something every day of the year. Should is an interesting word here. In the context I read it, it had to do with working to become independent–not self-sufficient, but self-reliant, partly […]