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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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My garden in macro: insects and buds

Here are some macro shots of insects and flower buds from my garden. 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 of harvests

Photos of various fruit and vegetable harvests over the past couple of months. Continue reading

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Birding trip to Eastern Sierras April 12-14, 2013

Photos from my April trip to the Eastern Sierras with Sea and Sage Audubon. Continue reading

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A spring morning in my front yard on Harvest Monday April 8, 2013

Here is a photo essay about a spring morning in our front yard with birds and flowers, as well as my Harvest Monday report. 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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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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We got a FREEZER!

We got a new home freezer, a new section of sidewalk in front, and spring is busting out all over. Continue reading

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Harvest Monday on Christmas Eve, 2012

As if there isn’t enough going on today, I’m going to do a Harvest Monday post. I’m nearly done wrapping Christmas presents, but need to stop to make breakfast before lunchtime rolls around. I am going to make an omelette … Continue reading

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