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Monday: a lemon/ lime tree

I had started trying to propagate citrus cuttings around Christmas time. They all died, bar one. A sad little lemon cutting had grown roots and survived! 233 more words

weekend roundup.

Well I had a really good weekend.

I finished early on Friday, did some shopping and went home.  I had a quiet evening  reading and lounging, and felt unexpectedly exhausted about 8pm, so went to bed early.  689 more words

Vicious summer

It’s finally summer again, summer here in Malaysia means the changing of the wind direction, blowing away any clouds and makes it super hot! This time of the year is where many cacti will get sunburnt. 429 more words

Bamboo Products Can Be Great Gift Ideas

When weddings are around, you might be wracking your brain as to come up with a unique gift item. Unless the couple has specified what they wish to have from you, you would have to think up of the different kinds of presents which would come of use. 258 more words


Jefferson County Farm Tour 2015- Part One

How about some summer-y farm and garden and fiber photos to brighten up your winter?

September  brought the annual Jefferson Farm Tour. A dear friend was visiting, such great timing.   325 more words

Road Trip

Onion Excess

What does one do with 270 onions? That’s in addition to the 50 shallots and 50 purple onions ready to harvest.

Onions can be hit and miss for me. 140 more words


Manhattan Clam Chowder

While some people were watching the Superbowl, I was, as usual, thinking of food. I used to watch every football game I could find but since I moved to Hawaii, the games are just too early in the day to peak my interest. 631 more words