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Nursery Gardens - an outbreak of common sense

Just under a month ago, we posted up this piece about Basildon Council threatening to completely remove the resident run community garden on the Nursery Gardens estate in Laindon: … 219 more words


Be-eautiful Borlotti

Well I simply couldn’t miss taking part in Yvette’s inaugural Friday food challenge over at Powerhouse Blog. So here you have them, my favourite beans, caught at the allotment in a sunset glow. 262 more words

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October 6, 2015: I was cursing like the guttersnipe

Tuesday morning, October 6, 2015  8:39 a.m.  my son’s kitchen in Massachusetts – Day 2 of the wedding trip

Let me start with day one. Penn station – a maze – had I not done in younger days – impossible. 632 more words

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October 1st, 2015: An for me unusual whirlwind of activity

on Thursday, 10/1/2015  10:07 a.m. – thank God for the computer telling me these things. Upon my return from Sag Harbor on Saturday night I got into an for me unusual whirlwind of activity. 877 more words

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September 24, 2015: It was Saturday night that I lost my cool

Went to sleep early last night, woke early and still the day has flown by – Thursday September 24, 2015 and it is 6 p.m. – and I am fading out. 731 more words

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Fall Garden Clean-up

The Fall Clean-Up at the Ewing Community Garden would not have been possible without the help of the more than twenty College of New Jersey student volunteers who joined gardeners to clean out compost piles and weed and beautify the community areas of the garden. 39 more words

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False Creek, True Fun

28 September 2016 – Remember the first image in my previous post? Louise & I are hanging over the railing of the Cambie Street bridge, about to cross north to downtown Vancouver, but pausing to watch dragon boats flash through the waters of False Creek below. 696 more words