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How to buy a Watermelon

As I mentioned in post about how to buy a Pineapple, “I’m always confused about how to pick out produce. It seems like every fruit and vegetable has its own method.” Water melon is no exception. 447 more words


Chocolate Covered Strawberries

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This blogpost might be my favourite one so far. First of all it involves chocolate and second of all it involves strawberries. Talking about the perfect combination? 333 more words

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Rise in Petty Crime

There has been a reported rise in petty crime, in and around the streets of Pfaffenthal, over the last few months. Local shop keeper, Albert Bostlewaithe, attributed his reduction in profits to a rise in the minor theft of miscellanoeus items from his roadside fruit and vegetable stall. 22 more words


Ground Cherries

I want to grow Aunt Molly’s ground cherries this fall, but it is not a crop I have grown before, so research was in order.  They are on the… 311 more words

Vegetable Gardening


While true banana plants are far too large for any home, the Dwarf Musa Banana Plant – which grows up to six feet tall – is the perfect size for anyone looking for a unique, special tropical plant to spice up their decor or landscape. 72 more words

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How to cut a watermelon

For my first real post on this site I’m channeling the sun and hoping for our wet Spring to turn into sunny Summer. I bought a fairly good-sized watermelon this past weekend when they were on sale at the local grocery store for $5. 254 more words