Late Spring Garden Update | the barefoot budget

It’s been a prolific spring around this homestead, but the night temps are up in the 70s and my lettuce started to bolt. All things considered, we got a much longer and cooler spring than normal. According to last years notes, I pulled lettuce in early May – I still have some in the ground!

Between the garden and our CSA, we are hardly having to buy any produce at the store! Most of what we purchase is tropicals (avocado, lemon, lime, orange) and garlic and onions. We use hella garlic and onions. I’m growing a lot of garlic this autumn, and I hope to learn how to properly store it. Good practice.

That’s my new motto around here. Good practice. This…..

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