Monthly Archives: June 2012

Who’ll Be First? A Multiple Choice Quiz

The garden is growing (though the kids are quick to tell me that the garden is the same size as it’s always been), and we are wondering what will get picked first. Here are the plants in contention: But maybe … Continue reading

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First Blackberries and Other Things

These were growing behind the house, and I guess are ahead of the ones by the garden from yesterday’s post. We also have this little guy growing. And finally, the girls have located honey suckle as well. Rebekah thinks the … Continue reading

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Slowly but surely, the garden is filling out. We’ve had a decent amount of rain and sun, but the temps have stayed mostly in the 70s. The okra and corn are taking their sweet time, but everything else currently looks … Continue reading

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Summer or Spring?

This has been our first full week of summer with no school—though we still need to do the required end of year testing for NC. The tests have been ordered, so at some point in time this summer, we will … Continue reading

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