July is heeeeeere!
The colors, the greens, the baby animals..
We've been taking full advantage of the sunshine
getting a bus pass every weekend and going lots of places
almost hard to believe this exists in Toronto...
G man travels very well on the bus.. loves to look out the windows :)
almost a full moon @ the Beaches boardwalk
I pulled a bunch of things today...
we lost our fig tree, and 4 strawberry plants to that nasty fungus that came in on the grape vine..
a tiny radish harvest.. we had a big aphid problem that attacked my gardening self esteem..
so it took me a couple days to come up with a solution
(or rather, do what my mom suggested..)
I use the Shoppers brand, but any eco friendly one will do..
Just squirt some soap into a mister bottle, fill 1/3 full of warm water and shake shake shake
this will make it really foamy and it will really stick to the plants
I feel good after getting the bugs under control.. I pulled all our lettuce out (aphids)
Transplanted the kale, moved the planters around .. and now I'll be replanting
the lettuce and more radishes.
I think the bugs are telling me to get fertilizing! Im still winging it,
Im really bad at remembering to feed my garden!
Moreso, the things that I have to feed it, make the balcony stink like a
hot day on the beach when the tide has gone out and all the dead fish are rotting in the sun.
I wish I could tell you I grew these bright little babies, but i didnt, I just wanted to show you and inspire you :)
lots more jewelry pics coming soon!Aphids
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