Category Archives: growing

Baby melon

Is that not the most adorable thing you’ve ever seen? He’s getting bigger every day. Taken with Instagram, where I’m @awalkerinLA

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Urban Farms

There is perhaps no more movement that is more dear to my heart than that of the urban farm—from the productive vacant lots to the tiny rooftop plots sprouting up across America. My dear friend Sarah Rich just published a … Continue reading

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The view from here

Happy Sunday. See more on Instagram, where I’m @awalkerinLA

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Among the wildflowers

Iron cross, delphinium and poppies being grown by my mom for my wedding bouquet. See more on Instagram, where I’m @awalkerinLA

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Summer solstice

I spent the longest day of the year plucking produce out of the ground with my parents in Denver, where it’s forecast to reach 99 degrees today. After weeks of breezy June gloom in LA it’s like I got all … Continue reading

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Summer fever

It’s June 1 with no gloom in sight and I’m having some serious summer fever. Coincidentally, so is our garden, which exploded earlier this week with a bumper crop of summer squash. Confession: the little yellow gourds aren’t my favorite … Continue reading

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Dagobah

A few weeks ago when I was in Portland, my friend Amy took me to the Dagobah system. It was actually the Audubon Society. But I’m pretty sure Yoda lived there. Every surface was dripping with moss (and rain). The … Continue reading

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Scenes from an 80-degree weekend

It’s been exceptionally warm for the last few days, which has led to some unique shots in my camera, to say the least. We ate meals outside at our new table. Everything seemed to explode into bloom. And the smell! … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air

Yes, early February is our spring, and this year, one that has arrived after an almost nonexistent winter. The trees are blossoming, the pollen is swirling, and the vegetable garden has been replanted, thanks to my awesome parents. More photos.

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Fall colors

Guava, persimmon, pomegranate, all in a row. How I love autumn in LA. More fall.

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