Tag Archives: Tomatoes

Skipping around: October means summertime gardening

It’s late Spring here in Gizzy. The sun is hot, the sky is blue, and the 10-day forecast shows days on end of more of the same. Daylight Savings happened last weekend. The kids are halfway through their final 2-week … Continue reading

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The Best of March 2013

March was a pretty rockin’ month. It was at the beginning of March that I had my first jam session with some friendly, ukulele-playing ladies. And not having anything but the $30 uke that I bought for the kids, I … Continue reading

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Best of February

February in Gizzy was pretty awesome. Here are the highlights from what we thought at the time would be the last days of summer. (Little did we know that we were in the midst of the longest summer EVER! Today, … Continue reading

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The Best of January

January. What a month. Summer was here full-on, which also meant Summer vacation from school. It seems here in New Zealand, it’s rare to enroll your kids in day camp. Since many work places give lots of time off, most … Continue reading

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Garden Brag, Part 2

Slightly over a month later, and the tomatoes are Out. Of. Con. Trol. They’ve replaced the lettuce as the mildly frightening entity in the garden. They’re growing at such a rate, that it feels like a scene in The Birds, … Continue reading

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