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Salt Preserved Meyer lemons
1 year ago

Salt Preserved Meyer lemons

It’s citrus season and more than the usual suspects are showing up in the market. I try to eat local as much as I can but without a large garden …
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2015 growing season recap and plans for 2016
2 years ago

2015 growing season recap and plans for 2016

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Happy New Year!

The seed catalogs are starting to come in, so it is a good time to reflect back on 2015, and look forward to 2016.

2015 was a …
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Eggplant Tomato Relish
2 years ago

Eggplant Tomato Relish

I have a lot of eggplant, tomatoes, onions, garlic, and basil from the garden. I decide to make this relish again, the original post was from five years ago.

This …
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End of June Update
2 years ago

End of June Update

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Take a look at the gastronomic Gardeners suburban garden as it is in June 2015

Thanksgiving, and a Tale of Three Gardens (Why now is the right time to get started)
3 years ago

Thanksgiving, and a Tale of Three Gardens (Why now is the right time to get started)

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Thanksgiving, a high-tech garden, a high altitude garden, humble beginnings and how to get started.

Yet another view on composting – or teaching an old dog new tricks
3 years ago

Yet another view on composting – or teaching an old dog new tricks

By  •  Video, Garden

Maybe you can teach an old dog new tricks. Here’s a TEDx video that turns a lot of what I believe about composting upside down.

Can you can? Sure you can!
4 years ago

Can you can? Sure you can!

Need some resources to get started canning? Check this out….

Mid August 2013 update (video)

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It’s mid August – Here’s what’s happening in my garden – how is your garden growing?

2013 Tomato Varieties
4 years ago

2013 Tomato Varieties

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From sauce to salad to slicing to specialty, here are the tomatoes the Gastronomic Gardener is growing this year

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