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Starting to want to grow my own veggies
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I've started to eat as vegan as possible. Recently wanted to start growing some of my own vegies. I started with Heirloom Tomatoes this year. They're growing and I now have at least 2 real tomatoes on the plants and it's SOOO exciting! :D I have 7 plants that are doing great! :D I'll keep posting pictures as I'm able to get them online.
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Tomato, cucumber, red onion, feta, balsalmic vinegarette salad
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The Life Force Diet by Michelle Cook
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Music my brother setup on the computer. Not sure who it is....
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Start growing some of my own vegies
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Tomato buds!!!

So, today I decided to count how many Heirloom tomato buds I have and I think I've counted about 50 of them!!! I'm shocked!! This is the first time I've grown these plants from seeds and they're doing better in planters than the ones my Dad planted in the garden!! My plants are dark green and fresh looking, sturdy and healthy and the ones in the garden are starting to wilt although, they do have 3 green tomatoes on the plants, while mine are still buds. I'm still so happy about what I've been… Continue

Posted on July 21, 2009 at 6:41pm

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At 4:14pm on May 21, 2009, Cornelia said…
Hi Erika - welcome to HOMEGROWN.org. Good luck with the tomatoes and feel free to ask questions - there are tons are knowledgeable people here. Lotsa newbies, too! :)
At 10:52am on March 26, 2010, Kimberly Ann said…
Hi Erika! Are you planning to grown heirloom tomatoes again this year? I am - I've gone overboard on picking out new varieties to try but they all look so good.

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