Category Archives: strawberries

Handmade Christmas

Now that all the gifts have been given, I can share with you some of the handmade Christmas gifts we gave this year. Lots of handmade chocolates including chocolate covered apple cider caramels, and candy cane covered peppermint truffles. Strawberry … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 6/18

The star of this week’s harvests were the strawberries. So far I’ve picked 5 and half pounds of them. Here was the first picking last Monday. And then every other day since, I picked this many. I could show two … Continue reading

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Emptying the Freezer into Jam

Tuesday morning I noticed a oily puddle under the chest freezer.  This freezer came free with the house and all signs point to it having reached the end of it’s life.   This gave me the impetus to clean out both … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 7/11/11

Monday: Broccoli, Piracicaba Broccoli, Snow Peas, and a pepper that fell off when I checked it’s color. Tuesday: Snow peas, the first of the raspberries, a few strawberries Wednesday: Lettuce, leeks, fava beans, radishes, snow peas, piracicaba broccoli Thursday: The … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday 7/4/11

It’s hard to believe July is here already! This week was the week of strawberries and snowpeas. Both had to be harvested almost every day. However, the strawberries are getting close to the end and there were fewer each day. … Continue reading

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