Our Tomato Plant

Last summer we tried growing a roma tomato plant.

baby tomato plant

Just planted (with help)


one month tomato plant

About a month later


two month tomato plant

About two months. You can see tomatoes starting to grow.

green tomato with brown bottom

We had a problem where several of the bottoms turned brown before they were full grown.


tomato plant with ripe tomato

A couple of weeks later


few tomatoes in egg carton, one cut

First successful tomato harvest!


close up cut tomato

Close up


two tomatoes on the vine


This was a very rewarding experience. I was surprised that the plant gave us more tomatoes than I could keep up with for so little work. I had help planting it from my dog and  neighbor kids. After that I only had to remember to water and pick the tomatoes when they were ready. Thanks for reading!


Steak and Tomato Snack

Romaine lettuce, steak, cooked tomatoes, feta, bell peppers, hummus, broccoli, cheddar cheese

Here we have a bed of romaine lettuce, some steak and tomatoes cooked in the skillet covered in feta and chia seeds, broccoli, bell peppers, cheddar, and hummus

Romaine lettuce, steak, feta, cooked tomatoes, broccoli, cheddar, hummus