My week in pictures

First off, check out the sweet new header that Bee made for us! I love it! We keep on meaning to do a full blog re-design but other projects always seem more pressing.

Like making a last-minute dress for a wedding this weekend… yes, I succumbed to internal pressure and am putting the finishing touches on my dress tonight. I’ll have a full write-up sometime in the next couple of weeks.

Last weekend was very hot for Seattle (I hesitate to say the temperature because it’s been so much hotter everywhere else). Nathan and I braved the heat and walked to brunch with his parents and my sister-in-law and encountered all kinds of delightful things, like this Calder sculpture…

…and these hanging planters along the train tracks! If you look really closely, you can see that there’s a black irrigation hose next to the rope that the planters are hanging on. A small water tank is at the end of the hose, stashed up in a tree.

In other garden news, we ended up making rice bowls with some of our non-lettuce. The green onions, kale chips and pickled carrots are all from our garden. Our broccoli has been a bust (the plants are gigantic but none of them has even shown a hint of floret), but just looking at my dinner last night was enough to feel like a Gardening Success.

Happy Friday!

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8 thoughts on “My week in pictures

  1. What a great week in photos. You have every reason to be proud of your garden! I can't wait to see the finished dress, the material looks awesome.

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