The Root of the Matter

Being that today was such a fantastic day, we spent a good portion of it outside in the backyard attempting to make it a bit more appealing. The place looked so damn good the first time we gutted everything and planted new stuff but since Hurricane Arliss came to town, the place went to Hell. … Continue reading The Root of the Matter

Pumpkins!

Since it's getting closer to Hallowe'en, I thought I'd post a picture of the pumpkins we grew this year: Pretty cool, eh? By the way, the power's out in half of the house due to what we think is an electrical short somewhere, so I may stay home to TCB. We'll see.

A Second Garden, Part Deux

My, how things have changed in the backyard. You might recall the two gardens we planted in the backyard not so long ago. It's been a long time since I mentioned anything about them so I thought I'd take some time and do it now. Bell peppers and beefsteak tomatoes: They never really grew as … Continue reading A Second Garden, Part Deux

A Second Garden

I took a day off work yesterday to spend time with the family. In addition to dropping off and picking up Anthony from pre-preschool (he "officially graduated" to preschool and has the "diploma" to show for it), we decided to plant a new garden in some wasted space we had in the corner. One trip … Continue reading A Second Garden

Victory Garden!

Well, a garden nonetheless. Ann and I decided to grow a garden with a little space we had in the backyard. You can see the fruits--or vegetables--of our efforts at this Flickr album. All pictures were taken with the trusty ol' Kodak DX6490. Enjoy!