Monthly Archives: July 2010

San Francisco Farmer’s Market

I just stumbled across these pictures the other day. I lived in San Francisco in my twenties. Although I’ve been back on the East Coast for over 10 years now (how the heck did that happen?),  The Bay Area holds … Continue reading

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Weekend Gardener: Summer Trods On…

The gardens are growing like weeds at the beach! Fortunately, not too many weeds. The Fig Tree has grown tremendously and we sit around discussing when we’ll be able to harvest the fruit. We’re all novices when it comes to … Continue reading

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Weekend Gardener: Vermont

We spent an extended Fourth of July weekend in Vermont (my home state!) We were so busy running around I didn’t get to take many pictures of my Mother’s rocking garden, but we did get to enjoy the abundance of … Continue reading

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Weekend Gardener: Figs, Figs, Everywhere

We’d been talking about this for a bit, but finally this year we went and bought a fig tree.  It’s new home is in a large pot on the patio at the beach.  Jim’s grandmother has visions of bringing it … Continue reading

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Beach Garden in Bloom (or at least approaching)

We’re fortunate enough to have a family beach house on the Jersey Shore, a short trip away from where we live.  Makes the heat somewhat bearable in the summer.  Over the past few years, we’ve been slowly landscaping.  Last year, … Continue reading

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