I was listening the radio this morning and they were discussing the names of God. Someone said that no matter the name of your ailment- sickness, depression, unemployment or infertility- Christ's name is stronger. He knows everything and has it under control. Everything in our lives has been decreed and allowed by God. Like a parent, he doesn't want us to be in pain over this. But, for some reason, He wants us to walk through this. Sweet relief.
Anyway, back to baseline. When I married Daniel, he was anxious to teach me how to garden and grow plants because it was something he enjoyed doing, knows a lot about, and it was something we could do while spending time together . Since we moved into our house, we've done quite a bit of landscaping and finally put in a garden.
We have made some headway on our
On March 17, we started with seeds in planters using seed-starter soil. We kept them in front of the back window in our dining room on tv trays (which was totally tacky and I hated it).
Here are some sproutlets at 3-5 days post-plant:
Check those babies out after 2 weeks (beginning of April)! We had to transplant several green bean and tomato plants to their own pots so they could actually grow and live because they were getting so big. At this point we weren't out of the clear of a frost (welcome to the Midwest), so we were fearful of planting outdoors just yet. They moved from TV trays to our kitchen table. Even tackier.