Tag Archives: chard

What a difference a day makes

What a cold snap we’re having. It’s to get down into the low 40s for the next three nights. Our high today only reached into the low 50s. If the Grinch stole Christmas, who the heck has made off with … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, Nov. 1, 2010

I’d say my harvested veggies pictured above are nothing if not determined. Our weather last week dipped into the low 30s and even the 20s. So this is it — almost. I still have a lovely tub of lettuce and a couple of Swiss … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday — on Wednesday

Oh, dear, I’ve missed a deadline, which is, I will say, as a former, dedicated, small-town journalist, unusual for me. I might not have liked the story I was handed, or the direction in which the concoction had drifted, but … Continue reading

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So many wonderful recipes and only 365 nights a year to cook them

I’m revved. My chard is coming up. I don’t know what’s wrong with me. Chard probably should have been planted earlier, but I’m new to veggie gardening, and I got mixed up. Anyway, it’s coming up now, and as I’ve … Continue reading

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