But I don't wanna have salad for the next 15 days in a row. I'll probably die if I eat that much lettuce.
More photos below. . .
More about lettuce:
—Lettuce and Arugula in the Garden, with Step-by-Step Photos Showing How To Grow Arugula from Seed in Less than a Month
—Gardening on the Cheap: How To Quickly and Easily Shade Lettuce and Other Plants and Why You Should
—On Loving Lettuce and Eating Salad for Breakfast (more fast farm food)
More about beagle pup Bert:
You can read the story of how the newest member of our farm dog team came to be with us here, and then see some of what he's been up to during the past five months here.
The Daily Donkey 122: Exhausted Esmeralda
© FarmgirlFare.com, where I harvested several gorgeous pounds of organic lettuce from the kitchen garden back on May 29th , just in time to save it from bolting and becoming bitter during this relentless heatwave. Despite enjoying large salads nearly every night, we still have some lettuce left in the fridge, partly because Bert—who is alive and well—has so far only
choked down enjoyed one serving, which had to be very cleverly disguised (as in, mixed up with a bunch of meat and cheese and other good stuff). But he did eat it!