How to Radish | Ideas for Eating Those Glorious, Spicy Globes

Hello gardeners! The earliest bounty out of my garden this spring is the radishes. I planted two varieties: 1) Saxa 2 which is pictured above and is a fast developing radish and 2) Easter Basket Mix, which technically is a bunch of varieties. I…

Watching the Fluff of the World Floating By… June 2021

It’s been almost 6 months since I last did any writing in this space. I’m not sure why I’ve been so quiet. I expect it is the weight of the last year… and the weight of the future to come… that has caught up…

The Amazing, Grand, Very Good Plans for Keeper’s Croft in 2021

Woohoo! It’s 2021! Yeah! ……And everything is pretty much the same. Regardless, I have to say, never has a new year felt more cathartic even if only in a symbolic sense. I also happen to be one of those people that does like to…

Setting December’s Goals on the Croft

Pottering: As in pottering around | definition – to spend time in a relaxed way doing small jobs and other things that are not very important He spent his holidays pottering around the house/garden. (From Merriam Webster) Puttering: As in puttering about | definition…

Setting November’s Goals on the Croft

Pottering: As in pottering around | definition – to spend time in a relaxed way doing small jobs and other things that are not very important He spent his holidays pottering around the house/garden. (From Merriam Webster) Puttering: As in puttering about | definition…

Setting October’s Goals on the Croft

Pottering: As in pottering around | definition – to spend time in a relaxed way doing small jobs and other things that are not very important He spent his holidays pottering around the house/garden. (From Merriam Webster) Puttering: As in puttering about | definition…

Fall Gardening: Making the Most of the Growing Season

September 8, 2020 It’s September! Here in the the northern hemisphere that means basically it’s autumn. The Fall Equinox is just 2 weeks away (September 22nd), days are noticeably shortening and all the growing things are all starting to lose their luster. It’s past…

Setting Monthly Goals on the Croft

Pottering: As in pottering around | definition – to spend time in a relaxed way doing small jobs and other things that are not very important He spent his holidays pottering around the house/garden. (From Merriam Webster) Puttering: As in puttering about | definition…