But, What Did You Do Today

Today I finished this custom apron that Julia from TAG ordered:

americana3Another custom order from ApronFrenzy. If you want something very special and unique, let me know your thoughts and I will see what I can come up with.  Just pretend you don’t notice my pasty, pale knees okay? I am currently working on a simply lovely custom order for Lisa at Life is Like a Box of Legos. But it’s not Legos. Surely now you are all dying of curiosity. Well, you will just have to wait and see.

So what do I do since I have no job? Besides prattle on incessantly about aprons? I am so glad you asked. Today the weather was just fabulous (about 78 degrees and sunny), so I began my work on the infamous heirloom seed garden. Given my naturally black green thumb, it is coming along terrifically. I know it’s only been a few hours, but I am already picturing a bountiful harvest in my head! You can see for yourself:

The first two are of my little seed-starting-mini-greenhouse thingamabob. Some of you may be saying, “Hey, shouldn’t she have started those seeds some time ago?” Yes. But I forgot. I was so busy being unemployed and bored, that I lost all track of time. I’ve learned to deal with it.

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img_1511Next we have the corn patch. If you squint your eyes, tip your head at a 62 degree angle and hold your breath, you can see the little roots forming underground. Can’t you?
These boxes of dirt planters are full of basil and cilantro. Smell it?img_1512 As time goes on, I will keep everyone updated on the miraculous growth of Vixen’s Super Garden
Now tell me, what did you do today?

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5 Comments

  1. Ohhh cool! I wanna start a garden this summer! I guess I should probably get started then, huh? I just kill everything I touch… All my roses died last year. *sniffs* Stupid black spot! I feel sorry for plants in my care…

    Lesley’s last blog post..Here I go again…

  2. Today I tried, unsuccessfully, not to cough my head off.

    I want to do a garden this year…hopefully we’ll be able to start planting soon, too.

    jenn’s last blog post..Hold On…

  3. Ooooo… I hope my garden is as pretty as yours. We have to build it, too! Hopefully we’ll get on that this week.

    78? Wow. I was excited about 70 this week. heh.

  4. Cant wait to try that apron on!!!! :) I planted a bunch of annuals and a few perennials today. I am praying to the gopher gods to keep them from sucking my little plants down into the underworld…

    Julia’s last blog post..Wordful Wednesday-How to Hatch a Tree Part IV

  5. Squee!!! Congratulations on your garden! I’m so very very excited for you. Good job Vixen!!

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