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Harvest Monday August 15, 2016

Welcome to Harvest Monday, where we celebrate all things harvest related. I had a mixed bag of harvests last week. One of the smaller ones volume-wise was big on flavor though. I cut enough of the Corsican basil to make … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday July 18, 2016

Welcome to Harvest Monday, where we celebrate all things harvest related. It is starting to seem like summer here. The weather has been summery for some time, but now the harvests are too. I got a nice harvest of squash … Continue reading

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Cleanup and More Fall Planting

This week I managed to do some much needed cleanup in the cold frame beds, and get a few more things planted for fall.  The beds had been mostly neglected the last few weeks while I dealt with other things, … Continue reading

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Garden Futures

I’ve talked before about how I consider planting a garden to be a form of investment. By investing time plus planting material like seeds, roots, plants and trees, the gardener is creating what I like to call a ‘futures market’. … Continue reading

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Herbal Infused Simple Syrups

I love experimenting in the kitchen. My mother taught me to cook when I was quite young, and since she liked to try new things in the kitchen, I guess it rubbed off on me. The latest thing I’ve been … Continue reading

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