From the monthly archives:
I must be a local foodie because… The Rohrer’s planted a garden this year! It is not a big garden which was probably good. I have this habit of under estimating the time and energy it takes to handle such projects! A small garden was manageable for this underachiever. (It is appropriate to remind the readers that my family kicked me off the farm for being a farming menace). Our garden was a "reclaimed" area that once proudly featured beautiful flowers…then "Bob" bought the property and the flowers beauty faded away. Frequently this summer, I felt as if those perennial flowers, which previously occupied the area, went to the dark side and became noxious weeds. I am still "weeding" those flowers out of the vegetable garden. The Rohrer Victory Garden (I call it a "victory" because some vegetables actually grew) is less than ideal…a large pine tree borders the eastside, a 4 ft retaining wall borders the north side, a garage wall borders the westside, and a patch of lawn and a house wall ...
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