Gardening is easy when you have a plot of land to do it. For years, I was stuck container gardening. It worked, but it wasn’t perfect. Last year I even went and bought a Garden Tower because I won a decent discount on one. I wanted to build a garden tower for much cheaper, but we had a neighbor who complained about how ugly it would have been. Anyway, container gardening just doesn’t produce the quality plants that good old-fashioned soil does. This year, I Continue reading →
On Friday I went to divvy up some of my first batch of Zawacki Tobacki and was met with quite a surprise. The whole bag was full of mold. That’s my life, isn’t it? I’m not entirely sure what caused the mold to grow. I mean, I know it has to do with mositure and warmth, but the preparation process I went through should have taken care of that. Part of the process is baking the tobacco for 12 hours at 175°. To me, that Continue reading →
I got a full night of sleep last night and now I feel refreshed. Hopefully that means I’ll babble less, but that’s no guarantee. Ellie and I spent the evening doing a whole lot of nothing, which is rather rare for us. I made hot dogs and a carrot slaw for dinner, we watched 9 episodes of The Office, and I made a carrot bread to eat for breakfast this morning. That’s doing nothing for us. I also finished mocking up the desk I want Continue reading →
I think I want to turn this blog into a gardening blog. I have so many cool things, in terms of gardening, I think it would be fun to share them. For example, how many people do you know who have one of these growing? If you’re not aware, that’s tobacco. It’s my cash crop growing on the patio of my apartment. So yeah, I’m going to blog about gardening.