Intermarkets' Privacy Policy
Moron Meet-Ups
MI/Midwest Meet-up:

It has a website!

SoCal Meet-up: 8/25/2018 In Irvine CA
Contact Jim

NY/NJ MoMe: 8/23/2018, 6pm-9pm in Hoboken
Contact CBD

Central NJ MoMe: 10/13/2018: Hillsborough-Somerset County
Contact fenelonspoke

SW Ohio MoMe: 10/20/2018, 7-10pm in Dayton OH
Contact ibguy

Texas MoMe: 10/20/18
Contact Ben Had
A Missive From Mr Wolfe Comes To Mind [CBD] | Main | Thread below the Pet Thread: Nov. 12, 2016 [KT]
November 12, 2016

Saturday Gardening Thread: Thanksgiving is coming [KT]

I am thankful that the election is over. I have been marveling at the reactions to it. I have been sort of dazed, so a short post today. CBD has a nice thread below for political talk.

I am trying to switch gears into Thanksgiving mode. See some conventional and unconventional Thanksgiving centerpieces here. Choose your favorite. Do guests ever have problems with TALL centerpieces?


I have some chrysanthemums blooming, and some snapdragons coming along. And a few veggies. You doing anything in the garden to prepare for Thanksgiving?

Produce Report

There is some great broccoli in our local supermarket right now. Good thing, as I have none ready in the garden now.

The apples are hit and miss. Did you know that your apples is likely to be 14 months old? In one way, this is a marvel. Apples year-round. But quality can suffer with storage. Even short storage in the case of some strains of Gala, which were great in September, but are so-so now.

I think they mix old Fujis with new crop Fujis at our supermarket. Some of the old ones seem discolored inside. Others just taste "stored". But Fuji tastes better after a few months of storage than Gala does. But last year's Fujis were picked a long time ago. I am currently storing some Red Fujis and Pink Ladies on my trees. Pink Lady last the longest on the tree. Anybody else do this? Which apples do you like this time of year?


Gardens of The Horde

I managed to plant some wheat grass for the dogs this week. Have you done anything in the garden? Seen any interesting plants? Fall leaves?

Have a great weekend.

digg this
posted by Open Blogger at 12:35 PM

| Access Comments

Recent Comments
buzzion: "[I] 361 I just read the story from the UK about ..."

Loneranger: "Making a pot a feu, simple version. Some root veg ..."

Mega: "Posted by: Guy Mohawk at August 19, 2018 03:39 PM ..."

Tom Servo: "I just read the story from the UK about Stormy Dan ..."

JTB: "I was an adult before eating liver pate but grew u ..."

gp: ""a view that places the individual at the center o ..."

Duncanthrax: "[i]Skip puts beans and vodka on his French Toast, ..."

thathalfrican - GOOD: "I met the Vikings running back Adrian Peterson thr ..."

JT: "Wow. Great thread. Sorry I missed it. ..."

Weak Geek: "I'm lucky to be here, tapping on this phone. I cou ..."

Bruce: "Store sells pizza dough that they also use for piz ..."

JimK: "Back in 78 or 79 I was working as a bike meseenger ..."

Recent Entries

Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64