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A Fruity Situation

The plum harvest was a glorious red tide of fruity goodness. It just wasn’t as long as I thought it might be. Between eating them, freezing them and giving some away the harvest dwindled before I could decide what to do next.  657 more words


Garden Mid Summer 2016

The two months of Summer, December and January’, here in Melbourne have been quite mild, with only few hot days. The last few days of rains have made the garden look more alive with various new blooms. 397 more words

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A Pear Tree in Dallas

Once upon a time there was a pear tree not far from White Rock Lake in Dallas, in a neighborhood that had a cunning mixture of ample ranch style homes and ranch style duplexes for the owners’ children to have half of a home to get them started. 518 more words

Circular Economy

Dinner at the Pear Tree Restaurant, Vancouver BC

Back from our honeymoon hiatus :P And taking up where we left off are the posts from our first trip to Canada last year when I brought Z to The Pear Tree, which is a farm-to-table restaurant in the east-ish bit of Vancouver. 439 more words


Cutting Back for winter

My last few posts have demonstrated how chaotic this last year has been, but especially since harvest season. (Two months… , Beginning Winter Aquaponics… 181 more words

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Episode 1: The First Day of Christmas

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me…

Oh Love, the partridge won’t stop pecking at its reflection in the window. I don’t know if it’s seriously narcissistic or desperately lonely. 56 more words

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Mourning II

This old pear tree,
Seems to be weeping,
Under the cold rain.

It seems to hunch over,
Its  bare and twisted branches,
Reaching for the cold ground.