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Harvest Monday, February 3, 2014 – Chickpeas (Garbanzo Beans) Sprouts + A Paleo Diet Question

Left, dry chick peas; right, soaked chick peas (after 8 hours) This is the time of year when I turn my attention to my kitchen garden, namely, growing sprouts. Which brings me to a paleo diet question. From what I understand, … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, January 13, 2014 – Seed Starting Stand & Grow Lights + A Delicious Salad

In my December 9, 2013 post I mentioned my seed starting stand with grow lights that my son-in-law put together for me and promised to write about it. The stand sits in my basement at a location where I have access on all sides which I … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, December 16, 2013 + Oven Dried Fuyu Persimmons

Just a single harvest – Beedy’s Camden kale. Harvested all the ready to use leaves. Beedy’s Camden Kale This will most likely be the last of the kale harvest. The plant is still alive but I doubt it will grow much since it … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, December 2, 2013 – Container Gai Lan + Sunchoke + A Stir-fry

My container gai lan (Chinese broccoli) survived the frigid (+/-15°F) night time temperature we had days ago. I got a harvest, about ½ pound, which will be the last. Gai lan growing in window box These gai lan I planted in window boxes did better … Continue reading

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Harvest Monday, November 18, 2013 + Pea Shoots Stir-fry

Snow (not snow shower as the weatherman had predicted) arrived Monday morning. By mid morning the lawn was covered with a thin layer of white , but by afternoon it was green again. Went to the garden to assess the damage and … Continue reading

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