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Green Tomato Relish

March 11th, 2014 No Comments

A Gallon of Green Tomatoes At the end of February, we cleared the fall plants from the garden, so we could put in the spring plants. Last weekend, I was asked if I threw out the green tomatoes that were taken off all the spindly tomato vines before we pulled them up. Green Tomatoes Holy […]

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Going from Winter to Summer Garden

February 27th, 2014 2 Comments

Pulling Out the Winter Garden If you live in south Florida, February is the time to plant the summer garden. One hitch, though… the winter plants have to be removed first. Besides the herbs, which, for the most part, are perennials… in October, my gardening partner Bill and I planted snow peas, poblanos, jalapenos, green […]

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Greens for the New Year

December 31st, 2013 3 Comments

New Year’s Tradition Our family welcomes the New Year with traditional food. We usually have ham, black-eyed peas and greens for good luck and prosperity in the New Year. Broccoli We planted broccoli for the first time this past October. It has come up and is way bigger than I thought it would be. The […]

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