I'm caring for my in-law's garden while they are on vacation, and it's been fun harvesting their berries, chard, tomatoes, and cucumbers. It's all the rewards without any of the hard work. Like going to the freshest market ever.
I would like to have my own vegetable garden some day. With chickens to pick around in it.
I was so happy to see the first pumpkins of the season at the market! My own potted pumpkin plant which climbs along our fence has only just begun to carry fruit. It was pure joy slicing open that first golden pumpkin, revealing the clusters of seeds and the dewey, lovely scent. A sweet precursor to my favorite season, autumn...