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Bird-net time!

It is high-time to protect Rubus crops in Perth with bird nets. You want a stiff and fine-weave net over a flexible and open net, as the latter will forever get caught up in the thorns of the brambles and possibly fatally trap a small bird. 83 more words

NutriBullet Breakfast: Watermelon, Apple, Strawberry Juice

I recently purchased a NutriBullet 900 and wow, has it changed my life! The powerful blender is extremely easy to use and requires little effort to make or clean up after making a juice/smoothie. 130 more words

Rosehip and apple jelly

This was a productive weekend of foraging and jam making

Rosehip and apple jelly have now been added to the growing collection of jams, chutneys, wines, vinegars and syrups in the cupboard. 216 more words


Pure & Simple Nectarine Tart

It was the tail end of summer, and I had just finished my fifth cycle of chemo. One week out of the hospital, and I’d already had my fill of plain food.  304 more words