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GM-140 Double Figs at the Nodes

Haven’t ripened GM-140 yet. Said to be a gray skin fig. Currently shows figs doubled up at some nodes:


De Tres Esplets

This De Tres Esplets fig ripe today was either a held-over fig or is a breba fig, probably held over winter as a very small fig. 7 more words


fresh fruit

however will I manage |      this trip

to the farmer’s market without you | and

how did you become so integral to me

on the picnic table bench I stretched out the quadrants of my body | a rusty nail… 114 more words


In A Jam

My carpool has plans to take a detour tomorrow evening.  A friend has some bamboo stakes and fertilizer for the cherry tomato plants that I have growing in pots outside our apartment building. 182 more words

Food And Drink

Energy On The Go

Homemade snacks are a must when you want satisfying and healthy that you can control. I love to test our new ideas and combinations from what I’ve learned from others, what people have shared and what I just find will quench my curiosity. 135 more words



My fig tree looks settled and happy on the allotment. I think this year we shall have a reasonable harvest; the original tree is in the back garden and gives us a huge harvest each year. 87 more words