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All these Black Friday deals are making me want to spend money...

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


Day 26

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


Thanksgiving Figs and Ducks

Gluten free figs dipped in dark chocolate and dusted with toasted almonds. Bound for Thanksgiving dinner near Plum Cove at Judy and Ray’s house. Cooking by Janet and styling by Fred. 6 more words


Fig and Dijon Kale Salad

Oh Thanksgiving. (deep, dreamy sigh)  

I love you.

I love the way you allow a morning off from working out (unless you’re running the Turkey Trot). 631 more words


And we went on a double date...

It’s again this time of the year where your stomach always feel full … in between work drinks, girlfriends dinners, xmas celebrations and double dates… Ah dear liver please forgive me! 644 more words

Oh Take Me Out!


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


Last Figs Harvested for 2014---the LSU Purple Fig!

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