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Wordless Wednesday: Pepper Plant

by Migdalia

When I lived in Long Island, we had a huge backyard, almost half an acre. I loved it because I had a garden. But when I moved back to the city, I couldn’t take it with me. In the beginning it didn’t bother me. I love living in the city! But I missed my garden.

So what can a City Girl with country desires do?

Plant a window sill garden, using every available space!

This is my green pepper plant. I’m already envisioning what I’ll make when these get bigger!

The bottom little one fell as I was setting up the holding stick. What a difference from the one above!

Happy WW!

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    About the Author

    Migdalia Rivera, also known as Ms. Latina in social media, is a single Latina mother of a teen, tween and two Australian Shepherds. When not chasing after her energetic bunch, she connects influential bloggers with brands and PR agencies via her blogger network, Stiletto Media. Migdalia gets her glam on as a Glambassador. She also knows that beauty begins on the inside; as a result, she promotes heart health as a Go Red for Women and Go Red Por Tu Corazon Spokesperson, the Spanish version of Go Red.

    { 23 comments… read them below or add one }

    1 Dariela July 6, 2011 at 11:49 am

    That is so cute!! I have some space and I should really have a little edible garden. Very inspiring Migdalia!
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    2 CatSynth July 6, 2011 at 12:00 pm

    What a great idea! I should grow some vegetables on my little patch of outdoor space here in SF. Not sure which ones…

    3 Rosie July 6, 2011 at 12:35 pm

    I just passed a fruit/veggie street vendor and he had the most gorgeous peppers. Yummmm

    I too miss my mini-garden in the ‘burbs. Will have to get myself a couple of plants and “hook it up”.

    4 Angela Alvarez July 6, 2011 at 12:52 pm

    I don’t think I’ve ever seen a pepper plant. So now you have the garden you left and the spicy attitude you picked up. Good for you!

    5 Marcy Kennedy July 6, 2011 at 1:23 pm

    Happy WW!

    6 Lilian Hurn-Súper Baratísimo o Gratis. July 6, 2011 at 1:26 pm

    good idea i did know they can grow a container. Yummi peppers.
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    7 alissa apel July 6, 2011 at 1:52 pm

    Looks familiar. We have one of those too! I’m excited to use them in salads!
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    8 caite@a lovely shore breeze July 6, 2011 at 2:03 pm

    that is the cutest little pepper ever!
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    9 melissa (all sewn up) July 6, 2011 at 2:03 pm

    the itty-bitty pepper is s cute! :)
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    10 Presley's Pantry July 6, 2011 at 2:25 pm

    I have a few herbs growing in my garden but I would like to start growing chiles. TY for sharing.

    11 Maybelline @ Naturalmente Mamá July 6, 2011 at 2:37 pm

    Love it!!! you’re a example that you don’t need a big space to grow your own vegetables..

    I love the tiny little one!!
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    12 Ericka July 6, 2011 at 2:54 pm

    I take for granted the space I have in my deck and yard. I started an herb garden and a jalapeño garden and it dried out. I would love to have the time to grow and care for my own veggie garden. It’s so therapeutic.

    13 Marta July 6, 2011 at 3:56 pm

    Nothing like a home-grown veggie! That’s a nice cocecha in your hand. : )
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    14 Uchi July 6, 2011 at 4:10 pm

    I have mint , basil, oregano, chives and many more herbs at home. I love them!! Thanks for the idea of green pepper plant. I thought it required much more space…

    15 Helenation @ Pink Guayoyo July 6, 2011 at 5:59 pm

    OMG! Too cute. Love the mini one…

    16 Ms. Latina July 6, 2011 at 6:27 pm

    OMG Marcy You just made my day with your comment! I am totally missing you and your blog!!! If you ever start it up again, you better let me know!!! xo

    17 Eliana Tardio July 6, 2011 at 7:53 pm

    LOVE the pictures :)
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    18 Carelys July 6, 2011 at 11:08 pm

    I love peppers! and they do so well indoors – with luck and a lot of care you should be able to keep it going the whole year – I have a 2 years old plant that has been alive here in Chicago (tell me about winters…) and I normally get peppers around February. Check my indoor pepper post. Enjoy that little pepper!!!

    Carelys
    http://www.p-art-y.blogspot.com

    19 Cristina July 6, 2011 at 11:34 pm

    A window garden, a great idea! I love the little pepper, very cute!
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    20 Aurelia Flores July 7, 2011 at 2:21 am

    Can’t wait to see the creations you come up with. And what a good use of window space! ;)
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    21 Carrie at TikiTikiBlog! July 7, 2011 at 10:19 am

    Wepa to you on that fabulous window garden in NYC, Migdalia!
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    22 Bren @ Flanboyant Eats July 7, 2011 at 10:41 am

    I have to plant in my kitchen and condo patio, too! I hate that. But I do a lot of gardening when I go to my parent’s home in D.C. They’ve got such great herbs and vegetables growing that it makes our home cooking so much more flavorful! Love it! Let me know what you do w/those little peppers. I hope it yields a lot for you! :)

    23 Julie @Momspective July 8, 2011 at 12:17 pm

    AW! Cute tiny lil pepper! I want a pepper plant!
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