Category: opas garden

This is what resiliency looks like and what ho…

This is what resiliency looks like and what hope feels like. Head up, heart strong. 

Such a gift to be able to harvest tomatoes and…

Such a gift to be able to harvest tomatoes and pick sunflowers from our property still this summer. 

So happy to see these sunflowers. 

So happy to see these sunflowers. 

A ripening pumpkin from another volunteer plan…

A ripening pumpkin from another volunteer plant. 

Volunteer sunflowers that are twice as tall as…

Volunteer sunflowers that are twice as tall as I am in Opa’s garden beds.

Wild turkeys making themselves at home. 

Wild turkeys making themselves at home. 

A pumpkin plant on the property that already h…

A pumpkin plant on the property that already has vines several feet long and a pretty good sized pumpkin growing on it. (It amazes me that these are all growing without any water, other than what they are getting naturally through the ground or dew in the mornings.) 

We found a little frog while working! 

We found a little frog while working! 

One of the many tomato plants the popped up ar…

One of the many tomato plants the popped up around the property on its own that even has tomatoes growing on it! 

Watching the garden lead a life of its own. (S…

Watching the garden lead a life of its own. (Some of the sunflowers are already 6 feet tall.)