happy weekend

Here are two tattoos I will never get, but might if I was the tattoo-getting kind.

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What are you doing this weekend? We are thinking about going to the Garden Festival at the park, partly because they have garden talks and partly because it says there will be ice cream and kettle corn. Have a good one!

starting our summer garden

We’ve been doing some very thorough garden planning the past couple weeks. The late freeze set us back a little in timing, but everything will get planted soon!

I picked the last of our winter lettuces and greens this week. I lovingly washed them all, and sent the extras to the office so it will reach the destiny of being eaten.

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We are giving square foot gardening a try this season, so we mapped out our beds, and did some research in companion planting.

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We planted some seeds in a couple beds last week before the rain came, and look at that- they are already starting to grow! We have lots of beans, and a whole row of corn we are cheering on!

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first day of spring skirt

Its the first day of spring, but the weather is playing it cool and acting like its not a big deal. I think a thunderstorm is predicted for later. But our newly planted seeds need some water anyway!

My second skirt for the upcoming season is this floral creation. I’ve already worn it a couple times. The pattern is super simple, and I added a little roundness to the hem in the back. A perfect breezy skirt for when it finally decides to be springtime.

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