Brother and his friend willingly prepared gourds for the compost pile - by smashing them to smithereens. Good. Clean. Fun.one pumpkin from the pile. I relented. I think I had as much fun simply watching them.
Gospel for Asia. I made about 2 gallons of chili while orchestrating yard work efforts. We ate some today but I will freeze a great portion of it for when baby comes.
we're zone 7) so according to my master gardener friend, a hearty dose of mulch, leaves and more mulch are sufficient to protect the roots and we need not dig it up. Yay.
While Sister napped, the finishing touches were added to the front of the house.