This week we had a little harvest, mostly peas and scallions. We actually pulled 3x the amount of scallions pictured, but the camera was MIA during some of the harvesting. These were grown by replanting the cut ends of store bought green onions.
|From replanted cut ends of store bought scallions|
Peas, peas and more peas! We do not have record of the stolen peas throughout the week, but I'm pretty sure that both boys at some time or another pulled peas off the plants. Well, at least they are eating their vegetables!
|6 1/2 oz Sugar Snap Peas|
|Progress.... why do I always forget the before picture?|
|Likes playing in the dirt|
|Much dirtier than Mommy|
Did you notice the gauze on my hand in the picture above? ******WARNING --- the pictures below are gross.... please don't look if you are easily icked out*******
Because I have sissy hands that are unused to manual labor, I should have worn gloves to till the soil in my future raised bed. I was just so excited about getting out and getting started that I didn't think about it. Last time I do that. My hand felt like I was developing a blister, and when I looked down I had done this:
|Blister after band aid...|