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Beautiful Gardens

I keep trying to visit gardens but rain has spoiled my plans more than once this week. I am not complaining because the gardens I have seen are absolutely beautiful. However, the bugs have arrived…

Getting ready to preserve

We have been giving out mason jars to our participants this week. Everyone is so thankful for this program and for its founder. Gardens are growing and there will be some vegetable harvesting soon. My…

Neighborly Pictures

Getting reaquainted with your community is a benefit that I didn't expect. I love visiting and talking to the participants, getting recipes and relaxing in their gardens. Here are some pictures. The first picture is…

Slug Infestation!!

Many of us are having a problem with slugs this year. I suppose it is because of the rainy, cool weather. We are setting traps using either apple juice or beer. Does anyone have a…

Pep Gardens

I have been  visiting gardens today with Mark and David. What a great time we had and what amazing gardens. David and Judy Jennings have beautiful potatoes. I am envious, not reallly. We also visited…

Rain, Rain, Rain

Everyone is having a difficult time getting their gardens planted. Most of those who planted potatoes have seen those unmistakable leaves pop through the ground and everyone has planted their cabbages. A few of us have planted beans…

PEP Gardens

Everyone is ready to plant. I have the vouchers ready for Madeline at her greenhouse and tonight we have GAP Training at the Happy Top Community Building.   Each of us are bringing a favorite…

PEP Gardens

Well, I have distributed 2.5 tons of organic fertilizer and over 1000 pounds of seed potatoes donated by Society of St. Andrews to Christian Appalachain Project who is one of our partners. Everyone was so…