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Taste of home

I managed to pack 11 meyer lemons into my suitcase a few days back – plucked from my mother’s tree. If I could figure out how to grow them here in Germany, I would in a heartbeat. 291 more words

Cooking At Home

Homemade Lemoncello....Lightly Lovely

Last winter I made some lemoncello.  This is an Italian vodka based lemon liquor.  I used the peels of Meyer lemons my brother sent me from his lemon tree in Texas last November.   408 more words

Meyer Lemons

I found Meyer lemons at the fancy grocery store last week and couldn’t wait till the weekend to turn them into something tasty…it was a long week! 561 more words

Firsts

Getting to know your lemons and a delicious lemon pudding

I use lemons on a daily basis, so, it’s one ingredient that I want to have available. I know this sounds a little excessive, but when I travel I even take one or two lemons in my suitcase.   1,525 more words

Two Counterintuitive Drought Responses

The drought is on everybody’s mind and I get asked a lot what we are doing to deal with it. We changed to microsprinklers 20 years ago, and our “home aquifer”, the Santa Paula Basin, has had pumping restrictions for about the same length of time. 362 more words

End-of-Summer Lemoncello

The final days of summer came and went so quickly and I felt like I barely had time to catch my breath. So, this last “unofficial” weekend of summer, I decided to preserve some of  the season’s flavours with a batch of lemoncello. 334 more words

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