Thursday, June 22, 2006

What's Growin' On: 6/22/06

Fried Food--Still In Shock View

Letting Out A Muffled Cry View

Click on photos for close-up Full Blown Sobbing Views.

Realization Of The Day:
Oriole Orange chard, Nero di Toscana cabbage, and basil don't like it when you cover them with a deer deterring plastic tarp for the night and then forget about the tarp until late the next day--especially when it is 90 degrees and very, very sunny outside.

Blogger is not cooperating today, and neither is my dial-up connection. As I mentioned on Monday, I have all kinds of interesting posts lined up, but for now I guess I'd better head back outside. Too bad--blogging usually gives me a great excuse to hide out from the heat in my little office (which is the only air-conditioned room in the house). Hmmm. Looks like I'd have to sign off anyway, as I just spotted wayward Martha and her twins in the hayfield, and some very loud, non-stop thunder has begun. Maybe it will cool down and we'll get some much needed rain.


  1. Wow, a new way to cook veggies.

  2. i don't know about you but here in michigan we got a crap load of rain. happy raining and plucking burned leaves.

  3. I thought when I saw the pictures that you'd had a late frost -- still all-too-possible (although by now unlikely) here in Scotland. How remarkably similar is the effect!

    Thanks for a great blog.


  4. Oh, no! I would be sobbing, too, if this happened to me. Is anything salvageable? Can you rescue any basil leaves?

  5. I apologize for laughing, but this sounds so much like something I would do. I really enjoy reading your blog!

  6. Hey did your cabbage and basil ever come out of their burn?


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