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Feeding Our Winged Friends

Feeding our winged friends

They share our vegetables

Grown for both of us

We have more than we can use

So we offer them love

~~ Dominic R. DiFrancesco ~~


Home Grown ... Coming Soon

This is why I love growing my food!  Nothing tastes better than freshly picked tomatoes and basil, still warm from the sun, layered with fresh mozzarella (not made by me) drizzled with extra virgin oil, and sprinkled with salt and pepper.  ‘Nuff said?

Our Family Favs

June 30, 2015 Veggy Garden Gallery

The gallery doesn’t capture everything, but it shows a June garden that is a bit behind due to cool temperatures and a long rainy period. This was the first year that I have provided steady cover for the kale, preventing destructive nibbling by flea beetles. 89 more words

Organic Vegetable Garden

End of June Garden Update

At the end of June, we, like everyone else, are getting a lot of produce from our garden: zucchini, cucumbers, tomatoes, herbs, peppers, our first few green and wax beans, beets, and various kinds of squash. 288 more words

Yard And Garden

Pause from Politics

OK, a few notes on Tucson’s weather and wildlife.

The monsoons started a few days ago.  No deluge at my house, but, being able to see the whole basin that is Tucson, surrounded by mountains, I could see rain in the northeast corner of town at one point, the northwest corner at another.  811 more words


Prairie Chickens, Garden Chickens

The chickens got good and bonded to their pen and coop before I started leaving the door open for them during the day. The hope was that they would not wander over to the other two homes and yards on the farm, and in truth they stay pretty close to the pen. 427 more words

The Farm

wordpress and iOS

WordPress is for the most part pretty awesome.  But suddenly the iOS apps have gone bonkers for me.  I haven’t been able to like or comment on my iPad, and after reinstalling and restarting, all of the sites I follow are missing.   25 more words

Vegetable Garden