I Ate it And I Liked it

I ate Broccoli. And I liked it. There is only one way in which I like broccoli thus far, and that is in a raw broccoli salad. I’m not sure if it’s because the broccoli is raw, because there’s bacon or because there’s mayo and bacon, but it works. We made some for the first … More I Ate it And I Liked it


The fruit trees are doing things. Good, fruity things. From the dining room window I have been eyeing up the developing apricot fruits with beady eyes. So, the ‘hacked fruit tree’ is an apricot after all. It must be a self-fertile cultivar. The ‘squished fruit tree’ and the ‘tall, gangley fruit tree’ are both sporting … More Fruitfulness

Citrus Season

It is definitely citrus season at my place. The trees are alive with yellow and orange baubles; all five mature citrus trees having ripe fruit now. Yup, that means the unknown citrus has made itself known! Quite by surprise too. I picked up what I thought were a couple of grapefruit off the ground and … More Citrus Season