Category Archives: Gardening

Harvest Monday, August 11, 2014 – Windowbox Gardening

This past week was a bountiful one. Early in the week: harvested Swiss chard, beets, red & green mustard, sweet potato leaves, romaine garnet rose lettuce and cherry tomatoes. Later in the week: harvested more chard, SP leaves, lettuce, Chinese chives, … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, August 4, 2014 – A Few First Harvests + Sugar Pod Peas Transplant

Had a few first harvest this past week Left to right: Ping Tung eggplant, San Marzano Tomatoes & Stupice Heirloom Tomatoes  Sun Gold Tomatoes (far right) are not first Cross Section of Tomatoes Left to right: San Marzano, Stupice & Sun Gold As … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, July 28, 2014, Peppermint Swiss Chard + Carrots Experiment

My new favorite Swiss chard – peppermint. So pretty! Love the stripes! Swiss Chard – Peppermint Taste the same as other variety of Swiss chard Stripes remain after cooking I stir-fried the Swiss chard stems (saving the leaves for other purpose) … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, July 21, 2014 – Garlic Harvest + Temporary Kitchen

I am back, but may be temporary. My last post, published May 26, 2014, I mentioned I would see you in a few weeks. That was nearly 2 months ago and my reno is still under way and may not be completed for another … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, May 26, 2014 – Window Box Lettuce Salad + Taking a Break

The weather in the Hudson Valley for today, Memorial Day, promises to be dry and warm. A beautiful day to honor all those who died while serving in the armed forces.  ∞ ∞ ∞ Winter damage renovation is finally going to start … Continue reading

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