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Monthly Archives: May 2012
There’s nothing better than enjoying the food you grew yourself. Our lettuces have done extremely well this year. What a joy it’s been to pick these beautiful leaves for our dinner. About these ads
Happy Memorial Day! This photo was taken when our son Jack was about 7 years old and we thought it’d be perfect for this week’s weekly photo challenge subject — Summer. What’s cuter than a small boy in a baseball … Continue reading
Remember the basil seedlings? They were transplanted to the Earth Boxes this week where they will grow up tall and strong to become pesto later in the summer.
It’s Friday so it’s time for another dog photo. This time it’s our Australian Shepherd named Piper. Here he is, looking happy (which is all of the time) and waiting for a frisbee toss or maybe a cookie.
We’re lucky to live in a city with fantastic farmer’s markets and a “foodie” culture. Fresh, beautiful ingredients are easy to find — the challenge is always deciding what to do with the find of the week? This week there … Continue reading
In our part of the world the transition from spring to summer happens at the end of May with Memorial Day. Nevermind that summer “officially” begins at the Summer Solstice around June 21st, for us the summer frame of mind … Continue reading
We think the visiting bees have decided to stay around a bit longer. They are still quite mild-mannered and not so numerous as they were a month ago. They only feed from the Earth Boxes where we’ve planted greens and … Continue reading
I’ve decided to participate in WordPress’s weekly photo challenge. This week’s challenge is “hands” so I chose this photo of our children, Jack and Hannah. This photo was taken about five years ago, before they were both all grown up … Continue reading
So much in bloom this week!