Monthly Archives: August 2012

Shady Nook

In the heat of mid-day, Ian and Lily have found shade in the bean teepee . . . and tasty little rattlesnake beans too.

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Basil

For most of us, it’s time to harvest basil. Unless you are harvesting the whole plant for a big batch of pesto, cut just above leaf clusters, as this will ensure continued healthy growth. To keep fresh for several days, … Continue reading

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Possum!

Look who was trapped in our Havahart this morning. Yesterday it was a squirrel, today a possum. It looked very scared. When released, it made a beeline for safety under the shed. Don’t you wonder about nighttime in our garden? … Continue reading

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