Tag: Cucumbers

A Summer Afternoon Harvest… with Testy McDramaPants

 "C'mon, Thomas.  Let's go get some potatoes for dinner."  [caption id="attachment_202" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Potato Patch 2010 - Just Planted"][/caption] That doesn't mean going to the store, or even to the barn... yet. Yesterday, it meant going out to the field to dig them up fresh.   REALLY?   Yes.  With the afternoon sun beating down upon us, and with temperatures nearing 100, I dragged the "poor boy" all the way to the other side of the farm just to get potatoes for dinner.  He was gung ho about it until we burned our tushies on the seat of the pick-up that had been...Read More