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Jobs for the productive garden in September

My seasonal tips if you’re growing fruit, vegetables, herbs and flowers for cutting

Keep deadheading annuals and late-flowering Dahlias & Salvias to prolong flowering (and don’t forget to… 305 more words


Blotting Paper....

So…. my greenhouse….

You remember when you were little, and you did that thing with blotting paper and cress? Soak the blotting paper, put it on a plate, sprinkle it with seeds, keep it damp. 228 more words

My Garden

The Month Of The Zucchini

This photo was taken at the very beginning of August, but it gives a fairly accurate representation of my entire month, which was full to the brim with super tasty zucchini from my garden in the backyard. 67 more words

10 Leaf Kale Harvest

There used to be 6 plants in 1 square foot but I chopped 2 off at the base to allow the others to fill in a bit more.   43 more words


Frisee, or moss curled endive.

Endive was a treat vegetable when we were living in an apartment. I didn’t often see ones that looked appealing to buy, and they can be tough and bitter. 160 more words


Sometimes it's the simplest of things (or homemade honeyed carrots)

I think one of the reasons that I like cooking for myself rather than eating out is because, with only a few basic ingredients and a little bit of time and planning you can make such yummy things. 100 more words


Crazy Week!

I hadn’t realized that I hadn’t written a post since last week. The past seven days have been hectic. Saturday I went to brunch with a girlfriend. 682 more words