It’s garden update time! We got a ton of rain last week and our garden was loving ever bit of it. It’s officially been 3 weeks since we planted the garden.  Here’s what it looked like when we planted it:

And here’s how it looks now:


Here’s another “before/after” from another angle:



We had to put cages around the tomatoes.  And check out a close-up of our tomato plant!


It looks like we’ll be able to pick some tomatoes in the next couple of weeks!

We also added another addition to our garden this weekend.While at Lowe’s looking for stones for a patio, we saw a row of these:


That’s right, fruit trees. And for $30, we couldn’t say no!  This is what we decided on, partly because these oranges are tasty, and partly because it was the healthiest looking of the bunch.


So, here she is, loving her new home in our backyard!


We’ll also be adding pineapple and sweet potatoes to the garden soon! I’m loving having these herbs ready for use so close by. I can’t wait for the veggies to be ready!