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CSA and Garden

Yeah, I gotta tell you. I am tired. It doesn't help when the dog wakes up at 4:30 because she wants to cuddle. Seriously. So, I am just gonna share beautiful things via photos because it is Friday and mama is struggling to make a kale salad and needs a drink.

One of my stunning peonies. You can almost smell the exquisite fragrance through the picture.

I set up a butterfly/bee/wasp bath. After having annihilated a small colony of young yellow jackets, I feel like this is a small way to say I am sorry and have a drink. Yes I am crazy and let's leave it at that.

*See the little wasp in the center? Happy wasp.

Here is a full shot of the starting to bloom flower garden. Things that did not come up last year are coming up full force this year, like Blanket Flowers, and I cannot wait to see how this garden transforms over the next few months.

Had our first CSA pick up at the local farm yesterday and holy smokes was it a bounty!!
Asparagus, arugula, 2 tomatoes, 2 zucchini, a potted plant, beets, quart of strawberries, radishes, lettuce, kale, spinach and rhubarb. ROCK ON.

May you all have a fantastic weekend!!



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