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Saturday, February 6, 2010

Happy Weekend

This weekend I plan on doing some housecleaning & home projects, cooking up a few deep-dish pizzas (click if you missed this recipe, it's so good!), and starting some eggplant seeds in large containers.

This year, I plan on starting about 2,000 vegetable plants from seed (click here to see the varieties I'm growing).  I hope to offer a few different sizes of plants, so I'm staggering my seed-starting dates.  Eggplants take a long time to grow from seed, so they need to be started first.  I'm planting the first into large 16-ounce cups.  In two weeks I'll start more in a smaller pot, and again with an even smaller pot.

That's it for me.  What are your weekend plans?

4 comments:

  1. I'm doing school with the children and not much else. The weekend is my down time while the hubby is at work. Have a great weekend. Rebekah

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  2. I'm going to make a few make-ahead meals. I think your deep dish pizzas may just be on that list. They look yummy. Thank you for sharing.

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  3. What kind of soil do you use for planting seeds? My Opa once told me that my seeds weren't doing well because I didn't use "seed soil". Any ideas?

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  4. I use an organic potting soil.
    It has to be soil specifically for starting seeds. You can buy it here at Menards.

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