Having a garden brings such peace to my soul.
And when colour starts to show up,
I get all giddy!
My first Calendula has been blooming the last several days.
I get lost in the beauty of each bloom.
Calendula is a wonderful herb to have in the garden also.
They attract beneficial insects.
The petals are edible and can be used to brighten up a salad,
or add colour to a tea mix.
You can also make a wonderful healing salve with the flowers.
The tender first leafs of lettuce look oh so yummy!
I thinned out a few of my radishes already,
and snacked on their little bulbs.
What scrumptious little spicy guys!
Who knew that pea blossoms could be so beautiful!
These ones are bringing great beauty to the garden before they
provide us with crisp, yummy snacks!
I am just in love with all these colours.
What a wonderful salad this is going to make soon!
And I am perhaps the most excited about my first Sun Gold tomato that is
I have a small obsession with tomatoes, and there is little else that tastes
so amazing coming straight from the garden.
So this is how my garden grows at the moment.
When I look at the big picture it does not look like a whole lot is happening out there yet.
But when I got down and personal with each item, I can see that my bounty has
What does your garden look like?