Day 204 – Who needs mosquito coils!

July 21, 2016 - Just ask Kirk to light the BBQ and clouds of smoke will billow through the courtyard and drive them all away :) Yes, we are charcoal [...]

Day 203 – There is nothing like a homegrown tomato

July 21, 2016 - I love tomatoes. So much so that I planted eleven plants, all different, this year. Although they have been taking over my deck, unfortunately the summer so [...]

Day 199 – Fresh Garlic

July 17, 2015 - Well, everything is still an experiment in what will or will not grow in the garden. This was a first stab at growing garlic, and the [...]

Day 190 – Nutmeg Love

July 8, 2016 - OK, I'll be honest, I was tired after getting soaked in the rain this morning while I was moving fish around from the hatchery, to my [...]

Day 187 – The Simple Life

July 5, 2016 - My Granny thought anything beyond salt and pepper was "spicy" :) Her cooking was simple and straightforward, but she was of Scottish decent, so it also [...]