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Coming In and Going Out

It was a big day in the garden today: after lifting various matured crops I was finally able to move the tomato plants out of the plastic tents and into open ground. 516 more words

Grow Your Own

grilled tempeh dinner

This was a tasty meal of grilled tempeh with green lentils and romesco sauce, steamed carrots and an avocado salad. I can never have enough avacado and tempeh is one of my favorite things to eat.


On The Road

Rest day, not likely

It’s a bit boring for the kids in the school holidays because they are stuck at home with Peter, who is trying to work. It’s not like he can take them out much or do exciting activities with them between planning sermons and doing other vicar stuff. 520 more words

What's Up Doc?

Carrots. Lots and lots of carrots. Some grow straight and proud and others, well, they tend to exhibit a more interesting growth pattern. Unfortunately, these scarred and 3-legged wonders are not usually marketable for the small farmer and generally end up in the compost pile or as an additional food for any farm livestock.   167 more words

Preserving Food

Pick of the Week

Here we are again, on a Sunday, looking back at a week when I barely had time to get up to the plot at all. Sob sob. 162 more words


5 Products that Improves Memory and Brain Activity

Rosemary is rich in antioxidants and carnosic acid, expanding cerebral vascular tissue. Studies show that even the smell of rosemary can improve memory performance. 137 more words

Healthy Nutrition And Fat Loss

Pilaf and Creamy Chicken

I’ve previously prepared this buttered rice pilaf with vegetables, and the chicken is marinated in tikka spices and grilled on the barbecue, then smothered in a creamy cashew-coconut sauce.

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