Tag: gardening

August 8, 2008

It’s been a while since I wrote about the garden, and things have moved along a bit – some good, some bad. The brassicas suffered terribly this year from the Cabbage White butterfly. Being a novice gardener, I had no idea the effect their caterpillars…

July 26, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet BlogJuly 26, 2008 6:42 P.M. Weight: 345.6 lbs. I spent most of yesterday putting my garden back to rights, and I have just spent another hour out there finishing off. Socially, I’ve been fairly busy lately, which means things like…

June 25, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog June 25, 2008 2:42 P.M. Weight: 349.2 lbs. …well almost. My perpetual spinach was coming up thick and fast, and I need to thin the plants out. Then I thought ‘why let these sprouts go to waste?’. So I…

June 24, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog June 24, 2008 3:50 P.M. Weight: 347.6 lbs. As I’ve mentioned my gardening so much lately, I thought I would share some pictures of the garden. Those of you who have heard me go on about it will be…

May 1, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog April 30, 2008 5:05 P.M. Weight: 357.5 lbs. I think some people enjoy gardening itself. They like the activity of digging and planting, they find it relaxing and rewarding in itself. I have a neighbor like that: when I…

April 28, 2008

Eating Well – A Diet Blog April 28, 2008 10:54 A.M. Weight: 356.5 lbs. Another cause for celebration – I managed to get some gardening in yesterday, giving the lawn the first cut of the year (yes, I know it’s late!). I am not a…