Mike's and Shari's dirt

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Why Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds, again

I guess people can’t figure out why Baker Creek is so awesome. So here we go again. When we started growing again I decided I wanted Hmong Cucumber and couldn’t find any online. My friend, Jessi, introduced me to Baker Creek Heirloom seeds. I ordered the seeds. I had some kind of issue and decided […]

Composting the night away

Ah! Composting! Recycling! Cheap Methods! Yes, Composting can be cheap and very beneficial to soil. Stuff like coffee grounds and eggshells we just toss in the garden. Other items, like food scraps, need to be broken down. Especially in my area that is known for rats. They are big and mean enough. I hate when […]

KISS – Keep It Simple, Shari

Gardening is so simple even Shari can do it. She has learning comprehension issues that I will get to in a minute. Science is pretty sure how gardening started. Man noticed that year after year, certain fruits and vegetables grew at certain times. Also through observation plants that were in less weedy areas seem to […]

The fat lady is singing.

I have no fight left in me. I am tired of the embarrassment and humiliation. This isn’t fair to Shari. I can’t do what I want anymore. Yesterday was a great day at 80°. I spent it in a fetal position to sore to move. Today I had to get Shari’s meds. This resulted in […]

Baker Creek Started a war?

So Shari found a white paste tomato this year (Cream Sausage). O.K. She had to have it. When I explained if I mixed them with Romas we would get a pink sauce, she decided that I will be making a white sauce this year. Her reasoning? We have white Garlic and white onions that we […]

I am not Baker Creek.

It’s true. I do not work for Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds. I am not customer service, a horticultural expert, a salesman or anything else but a loyal customer. I like Baker Creek because they don’t have a billion obscure plants. Seriously, why carry over 1500 varieties of tomatoes? I want tomatoes that I know will […]

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