Things are proceeding quite nicely in the gardens. While we were on vacation the weather cooperated perfectly and upon our return we were greeted with flourishing green plants, spreading like wildfire.
Bush and Pole Beans two days before we left on vacation.
Beans one week later.
Cucumbers before we left on vacation.
Cucumbers after I had to tie them to the A-frame one week later.
Corn and pumpkins before we left.
Corn and pumpkin vines that had grown beyond the garden and had to be flipped back towards the corn, one week later.
I hope this pace keeps up. Already there are tiny cucumbers on the cucumber vines and lots more flowers. The pumpkins have flowers as well.
It’s amazing how quickly things change in the garden. Looking at it day in and day out I don’t always notice the changes. What a difference a week makes. I’ll definitely have to start paying better attention, otherwise I might not witness all the wonders nature has to offer in the garden.
My garden is growing, growing, growing, and for this I am — Simply Grateful.