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July 29th Harvest

This is today’s harvest from the square foot garden and the addition on the side of the house.

There are 5 gigantic cucumbers – one of which grew THROUGH the fence the plant was supposed to climb up. 123 more words


Summer Pasta Salad

What do hot, hot, HOT summer days make you think of? For me, it’s a number of things.

Growing up and eating MASSIVE amounts of watermelon with my grandpa. 510 more words


Cottage Cooking Club: July 2015

I can’t believe another month for Cottage Cooking Club has come and gone… This is the time of the month to share reviews of recipes I tried from… 602 more words

Farmers Market

Hibiscus, Harvest & Sourdough

All the hibiscus are blooming. A few  raspberries and green beans are still trickling in. The cucumbers are taking over with a vengeance. Once again, my squash succumbed to mildew and I wish I had planted more potatoes. 36 more words


Mid-Summer Kitchen Garden

Beats and Carrots

Pea Close-Up

Pea and Bean Trellis



Zucchini in Flower

Tomato in Flower

Cucumber in Flower

Leaf Lettuce

Garlic Scape

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Cucumber flower bud

Cucumber flower

The warm weather and rain have worked together with the soil to create cucumbers with lovely trichomes. Soon it will time to make pickles and relish.


Maybe I need a bigger pickin' basket

It was a bounty this morning.  It was a little dicey picking the little sugar baby tomatoes which are right next to the black eyed peas, with the yellow jackets that are always around them.   442 more words