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Harvest Monday, April 14, 2014

Photos of what is in bloom in our southern California garden in April, including fruit trees, plus many fruit and vegetables nearing harvest. Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, March 31, 2014

Here is my Harvest Monday post, the first I’ve done in a LONG time, plus photographs of some of my produce that is ready to harvest. This week we harvested 2 lbs, 6 ounces of vegetables, and gathered 15 eggs from our hens. Continue reading

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Our yard as seen through a fisheye lens – March 29, 2014

Here are some unusual photos of our yard and garden, taken with my new fisheye camera lens. Continue reading

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January 2014–heat and drought are wilting my southern California garden

Here is what is in bloom and what is ripening in my January Southern California garden. It is suffering in this heat wave and drought though. Continue reading

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November 2013 in the garden

Late autumn in my yard and garden in southern California this year is a mix of unseasonably hot days and fall foliage, plus an odd mix of summer vegetables that are hanging on, and winter citrus that is ripening. Continue reading

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Harvest Monday during Pickling August

Here are some photos of insects in our garden, along with a recipe for making bread and butter pickles, and this week’s harvest from our southern California garden. Continue reading

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Two months later…

I built a new door for the chicken coop that was just the right size for our hens, allowing them access to a nice outdoor run. Continue reading

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Summing up March, Harvest Monday 4-1-13

Spring has sprung in our southern California garden, and the hens are laying. Continue reading

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Home Renovation Hades

Man, I can’t remember my last blog post. February I think. Much is going on here at Green World. First of all, Hubby and I are totally caught up in a whirlpool of home repair and renovation. We don’t do … Continue reading

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Peep’s (or Cheep’s) first egg! And a pot roast recipe

One of our new hens laid her first egg this morning. And here is a pot roast recipe using a solar oven and tomatoes that I froze whole last summer. Continue reading

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