Category Archives: vegetables

Wordless Wednesday: A Tasty Crop of Kale

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Seeing a Shrink

The batch of eating apples stopped looking at me accusingly yesterday and became mere shadows of their former selves, drying successfully as you can see from the right hand picture, with the original 3½lbs or so has produced around ½lb … Continue reading

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Living and Breathing

Opening the greenhouse door this morning I was greeted with the sight of hundreds of pearly drops hanging from the tomato leaves, pearly drops that were neither from watering nor condensation from the roof, but purely the result of overnight … Continue reading

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Cropping Up

I felt like a cork about to come out of a bottle this afternoon, knowing the weather was dry and there was nothing to stop me getting outside and catching up on gardening jobs – excepting for cleaning out the … Continue reading

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