Friday, August 14, 2015

Today's harvest

It's really a terrible time to be heading off for our family vacation. So much is happening in the garden. See what I mean?

Fortunately for me, Charlotte, our niece and dog/house sitter might be convinced to pick a few things. And my parents and sisters are welcome to pick and eat to their hearts' content, too.

I forgot how much I love making dill pickles... below is a pic of the first batch of 2015 along with our tomatoes and two winter squashes. The 2000-year-old squash isn't a delicata, I've decided -- it's a plain yellow banana squash. Not that I mind. Eating from the back yard is awesome, no matter what the veggie might be!

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  1. I love my garden stuff, particularly when my risks pay off - my 2 apricots and my Pembina plums, which are both gorgeous and delicious! My other risks - blackberries and figs - have fruit on them - but its' exactly the same stage as it was a month ago! ha ha! I love coming to your blog for some cheeriness!

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    1. Wow, apricots and plums in Saskatoon! That's awesome. We're watching our pear trees closely, and praying that frost stays away (warnings tonight, ugh). I guess I should go cover...

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