Today’s harvest.

Today’s harvest.

Photobucket I had to pick those green Beefsteak tomatoes because they're splitting open. Last year's minimal beefsteak harvest (I think maybe 3 or 4 over all) also split open on the vine. Why does this happen and what can I do to stop it?
Plant identity question

Plant identity question

Late July Garden, Zone 7

Late July Garden, Zone 7

My Zinnias

My Zinnias

Painting my walls.

Painting my walls.

Flower ID help

Flower ID help

Everything’s growing nicely

Everything’s growing nicely