Category: garden

Brief garden gloat, because…

I have ripe tomatoes!  At last! I’ve been watching literally dozens of tomatoes hang greenly on the vine for at least two weeks now, refusing to ripen, but I nearly missed these two because they were so well hidden in…

Holidays

Not many recipes around here recently, because I’ve been enjoying the last week of my holidays fairly quietly, meeting up with people, trying to get into a habit of daily yoga and language practice (in the very faint hope that…

Gardens, Salads and Swans

This isn’t much of a post, but I did want to celebrate my first harvest of the season!  (I’m not counting the single purple bean I harvested a week ago). The tally so far is one yellow zucchini (with about…

Garden update!

I’m still in the post-Christmas slump phase of my holidays, which is generally characterised by sleeping a lot, reading a lot, feeling guilty about all the sleeping and reading, and indulging guilt-fueled frenzies of activity. It also involves going to…