|Ah, the snow is gone, 1/24/2012|
|The frame in the header above, updated 1/24/2012|
|I just got the craving for a salad for dinner|
It was time to pick one of these Winter Marvel Bibb lettuce plants that I never harvest, waiting for them to be perfect. But the heads at home passed that perfect stage without alerting me, so I will not make that mistake again. The beauty in the middle joined me for the ride home, along with some of the pretty leaf lettuce and a big handful of the arugula. I stopped at the produce market, gasp, to buy a small container of heirloom cherry tomatoes and a bag of radishes. Is it dinner time yet?
Not all of the gardens at the park look so productive. Actually few do. After the snow and a day of rain, most of the gardens look more like this: