Yesterday evening, we enjoyed dinner at Double S Farms. My mother hosts the family every week and we not only get to enjoy her delicious food, but we also get a night off of cooking.
We ate outside and the chickens surrounded us, hoping that for any food scraps.
My mother’s vegetable gardens are doing so well and are full of lettuce, beans, artichoke and so much more.
I was so happy to see that her fruit trees are laden with little green fruit that will soon ripen this summer. Peach, plum, apple and for the first time…..
She has two apricot trees that my siblings and I gave to her for Christmas 2010. You can read more about our gift and how to plant fruit trees here.
One apricot tree has 4 little fruits and the other has a single apricot.
When you plant a fruit tree, the first fruit that appears is a reason to celebrate….even if there are only five of them 😉
How about you?
Do you remember the first fruits that appeared on your fruit trees?
I can hardly wait until early June to start making peach jam!