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November Tomato Update - a few left

Every week there’s a few more of the tomatoes ripening in the bag. When I see they’re almost ripe, I set them on the window sill so I can keep an eye on them. 54 more words

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November Tomato Update - tastes like

We ate the ripest four of the tomatoes. They tasted like sun ripened tomatoes.
Since these 4 were mostly ripe before I bagged them, I figure… 106 more words

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November Tomato Update - Harvest & ripening

When the weather guy announced a high chance of a frost in the forecast, my husband harvested our tomatoes. He left a little of the vine on them as suggested by SalPal on my post… 198 more words

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Connections: October 15.16

With glossy torque

ripening rotundity

the holly decks the pond

in Della Robbian fecundity.

Thanks again to the S.W. Berg Photo Archives.




It may have been better to not subject you to my gnasher imprints but on the other hand, I think it demonstrates the ready-to-eat ripeness and juiciness of a perfect pear. 77 more words


Green Tomatoes

The last of my summer tomatoes had a stubborn streak. They were staying green.

I brought them into the house recently. Maybe I didn’t want the critters to get to them. 210 more words