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Getting Back On Track

I have eaten too much recently and too much that is not whole food or plant food.  So I have focused on getting back to eating a diet made up of only whole foods and plant foods and then I can begin tracking to eat 80/10/10 again.   1,512 more words

Fantasy man

When you talk to yourself inventing stories about someone and then he unexpectedly starts to love you back and you can’t remember if your fantasies really happened because they felt real – is that… 69 more words


Tales from the Veggie Patch - March 2015

When I was pregnant I had this beautiful vision, we would use our rather ample sized back garden to feed ourselves. We would strive for self sufficiency, emulating t… 489 more words


growing stuff

This enormous turnip came out of our garden a while back. I didn’t really know what to do with it, so I left it in the ground to just keep growing and growing…subconsciously, I was hoping for an ad to pop up in the local paper saying something along the lines of, ‘Come and show your super-sized turnip at the local fair this weekend. 171 more words

Gardening And Growing Your Own Food

The Joy of Growing My Own Food

Last year I finally managed to get my hands on my own plot of land, and the joy of growing my own food began.

Compared to many others who were on various waiting lists of up to five years I only had to wait six months. 624 more words


A Slow Winter ...

It’s been a slow winter, with my gardening priorities of 2014 being focused as a one-year cycle due to renting the house, the garden is not only bare, but also any surviving plants have been destroyed by the two rabbits (how could I possibly be mad at them though). 194 more words