Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Way Ahead of Schedule

We picked our second load of Fava Beans yesterday way ahead of schedule.  The Spanish call them Fava Beans, the English know them as Broad Beans.  Mac planted them in the winter, we thought they wouldn't even start growing till this spring, and yet, we've been eating them for the last 2 weeks.  We moved the tomato plants out of the greenhouse and they're flowering, the lemon and orange tree are flowering, and now the Snowball plant has started.  Early spring, probably an early summer, I sure hope not.


  1. We're having an early and lovely Spring - the last two years the weather in April has been fabulous and the rest of the summer has been rubbish so I hope it isn't going to be the same this year!

  2. It's hard to believe you have beans already. We are having an early spring, too, but oh my...


A Bit of a Milestone

Friday I went to the commissary with Mac to grocery shop and I managed to get all of it done without having to sit down and rest.  That ma...