Archive for May, 2012

  • Swiss chard

    May 7th, 2012 | My Garden, Swiss Chard | Melanie | No Comments

    I planted swish chard in the winter months and it has gone all the way thru May.  Wow – it is nice to have it produce for so long!  It is easy to grow.  I love it in green smoothies and also in salads.  I will for sure plant this again in the winter.   […]

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  • Sugar Snap Peas

    May 6th, 2012 | My Garden | Melanie | No Comments

    I bought my sugar snap peas from Donna Faye @ Sweet Organic Solutions in Pearland, Texas.  She has been a big help to me.  She answers so many of my questions – I love visiting her shop and asking her millions of questions.  She sells all kinds of seeds.  She stores them in big glass […]

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  • Purple Hull Peas

    May 5th, 2012 | My Garden | Melanie | No Comments

    When I was young I remember my parents bought home 2 garbage bags full of purple hull peas.  We all sat around our family room with bowls and shelled peas.  I remember mom putting them up and us eating them forever!  They were soo good.  I found the purple hull peas for sale for planting […]

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