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Jenks and the number 25

Yesterday, it was official that Carl Jenkinson joined West Ham on a season long loan, to “gain regular first-team football”. Agree that with Debuchy’s arrival, Jenkinson’s chances in the first team had decreased, he would have played a second fiddle role if he had stayed. 599 more words


What Katie Made: Courgettes Part I

A little while ago I published a blog announcing the successful growth of courgettes down in our allotment, I then went away for a week and have come back to the beginnings of a glut. 364 more words


Happy Things In July

Two of the plants from the strawberry runners


Red onions

Scotch Bonnets. I will NOT be eating these :D

The first Golden Sunrise tomato to ripen. 59 more words


Tonight's Harvest

This year was darned cold. Despite growing up outside of Chicago — or perhaps because of that — I have never enjoyed winter. And this past NYC winter was brutal. 144 more words


Today's Beautiful

Home grown and healthy = beauty? Yep, I think so!  Edible beauty is one of my favorite varieties!

Grilled Chicken and Greek Ranch Pita Pocket… 40 more words

Wandering Wednesday

Last Friday night, we attended our regular girls’ night at a friend’s house. One of the regulars that usually attends with us, was unable to attend. 605 more words

Katie Batie 'Bonzo Bean & Her Kale

A fellow blogger’s recipe for kale pesto inspired me to make my own! I paired it with garbanzo beans and quinoa for a tasty summer dinner. 310 more words