But I shall prevail! The only thing I will be spending money on this weekend are fruit trees. Specifically figs. Although there is a great sale on a small point-and-shoot camera that I’m itching to have. 511 more words
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One unexpected bonus from the carnage caused be yesterday’s storm was a day off school for the C child. While concerned about the damage caused to many properties around our city, a day off and a postponed maths exam are a welcome release valve in the pressure-filled life of my 13-year-old. 202 more words
It’s Monday and yet another busy week. I feel like getting my hands dirty and be super efficient! Fixing up the apartment ready to get all cozed up this weekend for 1st of advent, dealing with some of the hardest and most boring work of writing a thesis, and of course delivering a couple of blog posts I’ve really been looking forward to share with you! 640 more words
These dark-purple figs (LSU Purple) were picked on November 16, 2014, just days after the first freeze of the year.
The tree–planted 3 years ago—produced figs in early summer, and again in late Fall. 142 more words