Archive for 'Visiting Critters' Category

Rant: These Bugs Are Killing Me!

By wordpress - Last updated: Sunday, August 15, 2010

I see a glimpse of daylight; the garden awaits. First, I have to contend with the weeds. Things that I want to grow don’t, things that I don’t want to grow do. That’s a pain, but no real harm done. The bugs, that’s another story altogether. They EAT my plants! My healthiest tomato is suddenly [...]

Critters Everywhere!

By wordpress - Last updated: Wednesday, August 4, 2010

It’s very strange how many different creatures come to see you in a garden. Or, more likely, to benefit from your production bounty. I was forced to redo the fence because our dogs had no problem with laying on top of the plants I had just planted. But these others I’m not sure about. I [...]

I’m declaring war as soon as I find out who the enemy is!

By wordpress - Last updated: Wednesday, August 4, 2010

I’m declaring war. Just as soon as I figure out who the enemy is. I cannot believe I spent a couple of hours yesterday digging holes in my clay/brick, adding lots of top soil to the mix and planting Morning Glories. This morning I go out to see how they’re doing and six of the [...]