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Dirt boot camp

School started this week and soon it will be the official last day of summer even though we’ll have a couple more months of warm weather. 435 more words

No need for a veg box this week - home grown goodies from Mum

Wednesday is normally my veg box day, but I went to see my parents at the weekend and came home with this gorgeous back of fresh veggies! 421 more words


A Spicy Summer Salsa

Summer is by far my favorite season.  A lot of people (in NC anyway) complain about the heat and humidity, and they are always wistfully thinking back to spring or wistfully looking forward to fall.  599 more words


Brainy Food

In the later end of Summer, on of my favorite vegetables comes ready for harvest: Romanesco Cauliflower. This unusual brassica typically takes 80 or more days to mature. 171 more words


Tips for Environmentally Friendly Gardening - Part 1: Saving Water

Every day, we’re bombarded with frightening information about the state of our planet. We are told about greenhouse gases causing climate change and about the… 475 more words


Fall is in the Air

It seems crazy that the summer could pass so fast, but already we are waking up to crisp cool mornings and witnessing the slow down in production from the garden. 751 more words