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Friday PhotoEssay - August 29th

I think our garden is about ready for fall, as you can easily see below:

Clearly the pumpkin and the tomato on the nearest trellis have seen better days. 269 more words


Cucumbers in Greenland

Actually this isn’t about Greenland. But you know my now-strong desire to have one of those 60,000 people love me.

After writing about impromptu sex toys… 239 more words


Sweet Pickled Cucumbers

I now have enough cucumbers to eat one for lunch an to make some sweet pickled cucumbers. I love these pickles, they are brilliant with pate or terrine, on tuna sandwiches and with smoked mackerel. 242 more words


Cucumber's Truth

Sometimes it seems to me that cucumber is this great vegetable, that we don’t really give it the right attention. So thought about sharing you today, 10 cool facts about cucumbers and a recipe for my mom‘s fresh cucumbers salad. 175 more words

Our Garden Update

We have pumpkins starting to grow!!

We have lemon cucumbers and green cucumbers!!

We have squash starting to grow!!

We have baby watermelons!!Yay!!!! We are so excited!!

Food & Garden

Live and Let Live

I love everything about summer but number two on my list, after going to the beach, is taking care of my garden. Like any mother I feed my plant babies and shop for them –  delicious foods  like fish emulsion and blood meal. 313 more words

Sweet Pickle Relish Recipe

Sweet Pickle Relish


  • 4 – 5 lbs large cucumbers
  • 1 large sweet onion
  • 1/4 cup pickling salt
  • 3 cups apple cider vinegar
  • 3/4 cup sugar…
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