This is a journal of my vegetable gardens. Skippy was my first dog and he thought the garden was his, even though I did all the work. Now Suzie and Charley follow in his footsteps. We're located near Boston (USDA zone 6A). I have a community plot, a backyard vegetable garden, fruit trees, berry bushes, chickens, and bees. I use sustainable organic methods and do my best to grow all of my family's vegetables myself.

Sunday, April 08, 2012

happy easter

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Skippy is enjoying the pansies. I will try to plant then in the garden today - a good gardening activity for a beautiful Easter Sunday!

(Disclaimer - my son says I should be honest here and disclose that I put a treat in the pansies and Skippy is not actually interested in the flowers. However, it is an actual photo with only a little Photoshopping to fix the contrast.)


Blogger becky3086 said...

I think the photo is great (treat or not). Happy Easter to you!

April 08, 2012 11:29 AM

Anonymous Marian(LondonUK) said...

Happy Easter! Hope you have had your fill of chocolate. Great shot of Skippy and the Pansies. I put some in our hanging basket outside the front door last week. They are such an under estimated plant I feel.
Hope to visit Boston October 2012, will email you separately with dates etc. My email is same as when we discussed seed swap a couple of years ago, guess yours is same too, will try anyway.
Take care.
Marian (LondonUK)

April 08, 2012 4:45 PM

Blogger Debbie Shirley said...

Happy Easter!
Love the picture of Skippy.
I'm a new follower and am finding your blog very inspiring. And your photos provide quite a visual feast! Can't wait to follow your garden along this year ;-)

April 09, 2012 8:52 AM

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April 09, 2012 1:57 PM

Anonymous katpark098 said...

Happy easter to you! You have great looking flowers and dog. Your pansies are so vibrant and they're great with roses too :)

April 10, 2012 1:54 AM


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