Sunday, September 14, 2014


Medieval people had a thing that they called Pumpion, but as these are a new-world native these certainly weren't it.

This was today's harvest, from a volunteer vine

Friday, September 12, 2014


Planted some garlic next to the basil today. Someone had said that elephant garlic wasn't a garlic at all but a type I leek. Well what do they think garlic is? It too is a type of leek, it's even in the etymology- gar-leek!

Here also are some strawberries, and wormwood foliage.

Thursday, September 11, 2014


Here is an angle I don't usually take.

Cukes are winding down, tomatoes are going crazy, many pumpkins too.

Monday, September 1, 2014


Here it is completely settled, the water on top is clear and can be poured off

Dem bones

The old bone saw sure did work. It has such an odd odor...