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Harvest time, vol 2

The days are slowly getting shorter, the grass doesn’t need cutting every week and I’m thinking about getting the rake out. It must be August! 219 more words


Spicy Honey Dills: Homemade Refrigerator Pickles

No, Im not pregnant but I do love pickles, they are a perfect little snack that packs in a lot of flavor with little calories. They are also great on burgers or any sandwich and so easy to make that you’ll forget about buying them at the store. 115 more words


Grand designs

Owning beautiful books about famous English gardens can be quite detrimental to one’s realistic gardening ambitions. With this year’s experiences – successes and failures alike – under my belt, I’ve been trying to figure out how to make the most of my garden. 311 more words


The mother of all heat waves

It’s been a very hot and sweaty few weeks, with the mercury hitting 32 degrees Celsius (I think that’s around 88 on the Fahrenheit scale). While the weather is truly enjoyable for me, my plants are struggling big time. 152 more words


Spicy Roasted Tomato Marinara with Spaghetti Squash

Unlike our younger sister, we have never been picky eaters and are always ready to try something new. Last night was the first time we have ever tried spaghetti squash, and we were not disappointed. 581 more words


Mexican Style Corn

3 ears of corn, cut from the cob
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1/2 cup sweet onion, minced
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 teaspoon lime juice… 69 more words