Monthly Archives: October 2010

Photo entries for a museum exhibit

The camera club that I belong to, Photographic Society of Orange County, is putting on a show at Museo in Anaheim, CA. We each are to submit five images from foreign travel to represent as many countries as possible. I had a terrible time narrowing down my photos from France, Japan, Australia and Mexico. These were my finalists. Continue reading

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Harvest Monday and a garden update on Oct. 25, 2010

I took a lot of photos of my garden today to post on harvest Monday. Harvest isn’t much, some tomatoes and kale plus one lousy egg. The chickens are on strike. Continue reading

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Harvest Monday on Tuesday, 10-20-2010

I didn’t think I was going to have a harvest this week other than a green onion, but then I ended up raiding the garden for dinner on Sunday. We had Mussels Mariere with linguine and heirloom tomato salad. The … Continue reading

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The best homemade apple pie ever

I just baked the last apple pie of the season with our homegrown Granny Smith apples. Visit my blog to see the recipe and a photo. Continue reading

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Homemade Tomato Soup

In response to a request from a fellow blogger, I’m writing up my recipe for making and canning homemade tomato soup. Continue reading

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A new Whole Foods Market is opening in Huntington Beach, CA

Our newspaper column this week is going to be about the new Whole Foods Market that is opening in Huntington Beach on October 13, 2010. I went on a tour today and was wowed by what this store has to offer. … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday Oct. 11 2010

The garage sale to benefit the HB Community Garden went well this past weekend, raising about $830. My harvest for the past week is dwindling, but I still got over two lbs of produce. Continue reading

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