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It Appears I Was Wrong About Chickpeas

Recently I wrote about foraging for chickpeas with our Little One.

My observation and research led me to believe chickpeas only grow three to six pods per plant (a lot of work for little bounty). 96 more words

Growing Fruit & Veg

All girls want the D-O-G

You can’t exactly go wrong when you have a puppy in your arms.


on skin (a letter to my body)

Dear Skin,

I put you through quite a bit. I’m pretty clumsy, and you bruise kind of easily. I guess I don’t need to apologize for being a klutz. 425 more words

Straight to Work-- My Experience Picking

Not even 12 hours after getting comfortable back in Sydney, I was shipped out again, to Orange. I would be meeting with a Rotarian couple that my parents met only a few months prior in 4 days time. 389 more words


Getting Much Needed and Often Forgotten Vitamin G

I knew I was very ill these last couple of days, when I didn’t want to venture into the garden.

However the worst is over and the sun was shinning and I had enough strength – I longed for some vitamin G! 67 more words

Growing Fruit & Veg

Step 1: Recognize you have a "problem"

I always kind of knew that I had a problem with picking but never really thought about fixing it. First came the just stop picking mentality and comments. 287 more words