Showing posts from March, 2014

I'm back... from outer space!

Wow, it's been a long time since I've published a post. I have been doing a lot of projects, but I haven't really been documenting them! Perhaps I'll do a quick photo post of the last few months later this week.

I'm so ready for spring to be here! I'm chomping at the bit to get my veggies planted and my outdoor living space created... I plan to spend a lot of time outside once it warms up.

I'm going to take it easy with planting stuff this year. I always go way overboard and everything ends up dying before it takes root outside. I'm also getting rid of my raised bed (it takes up too much space!) and opting for climbing plants along the fence instead. Did you know that pumpkins can grow vertically on a trellis? Who knew!!! I got two small varieties of pumpkins to try, a blue one and a white one, as well as some Roma tomatoes, zucchini and yellow squash. Aside from these, I'll probably just do some container plantings of broccoli (a really unique Ital…