I recently got introduced to a "tomato worm". Wow... that is one big caterpillar! And you would not believe how long you can stare at a tomato plant and never see something that big on it. I found a few on my tomato plant. Here is one of the guys I found:

You can read more about tomato worms here.

Also, the first official harvest from the earthbox!!!!


well, managed to fix the kitchen faucet ($1.97 for o-rings) rather than buying a new one ($89.99). Scratch one item off the list. 934 left to go.