Garden Update

Year two of gardening sure has been interesting.

You might remember my garden plan post over the spring. It’s been many days and nights, planting, watering and growing since then. There have certainly been ups and downs.

But like they say: You live and you learn.

We decided to try something new this year by planting in the ground (instead of a raised bed). Within my old rasied bed from last year, we planted an herb garden.

The herb garden has done great with beautiful lavender (the heat has gotten the best of it now, but it was thriving through June), luscious basil, sturdy thyme, sage, chives, rosemary and even a few tomato plants that popped up from last year’s seeds.

Meanwhile, it’s been a struggle to get things to grow like I want in the garden.

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