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I could get used to this!

Oscar is away for two weeks. It’s amazing how much free time I have. What an incredible discovery! I’ve only done laundry once. Dishes twice- in the dishwasher and that was just because there were some specific dishes I needed … Continue reading

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I planted my garden.

Bed One: A single tomato plant which will, as they are wont to do in California, take over the world. Volunteer red potatoes. Volunteer parsley. Volunteer garlic. Hey, never look a gift horse in the mouth. If something volunteers it … Continue reading

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My Fig Tree or My Wasp Nursery? Either way I’m eating ‘em.

I knew figs were not fruit.  However I didn’t really know what they were. Didn’t even think about it. My son says– “Mom, figs are flowers. They contain little wasps.” And I’m like– “Huh???” So I looked it up.  How … Continue reading

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Today’s Harvest!

The beets got mixed with some previously frozen mustard greens– from this spring’s garden.  The potatoes and the Costa Rican sweet pepper were made into scalloped potatoes with fresh rosemary and sage from my herb bed.  Served with grilled boneless … Continue reading

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Supper Time!

So yesterday Roberta asked me to post a pic of what I made with what I harvested.  Here ya go! Recipes?  I make ‘em up as I go along.  But I do love cheese!  And I’ve always liked barbecued bread. … Continue reading

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