My Early August Garden

There are many green tomatoes in my garden these days. August and September will see them brought in.






IMG_1152The mustard greens are growing strongly.

IMG_1170As are the pole beans.

IMG_1167IMG_1165Here you can see the pea vines drying next to the vibrant new pole beans. They shared the same trellis.


Color in the form of flowers graces the garden.

IMG_1178IMG_1182IMG_1168IMG_1173IMG_1172And sunflowers yet to come.

IMG_1186And when I feel like my garden isn’t producing anything… I take a deep breath, go out and pick greens, and make a meal.




About Erin O'Neill

Hi, my name is Erin O'Neill. I am a part time urban homesteader and a full time homemaker and new mom. I enjoy canning my own food, crafting, raising chickens and working my bit of land. This blog is for anyone who wants to hear about the day to day struggles and successes of incorporating the old ways of life back into today's busy world.
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2 Responses to My Early August Garden

  1. Tilly Frueh says:

    Isn’t it wonderful to reap the rewards of our efforts? Beautiful garden. You should be proud.

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