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Housework?

Not today, Kitten. Advertisements

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Worth the bloodshot eyes today

XXXVI XXXVIII XXXIX XLIX  

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Less ‘Apple Blossom’,

more ‘peppermint stripe’ I’m thinking. In past years the flowers have been much more of a cream shade so perhaps I’ve got a different strain this time around. I’ve got a red one on deck just approaching six inches. By … Continue reading

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That’s quite enough of that

Between clearing the space — after unpacking and hauling the parts upstairs — that’s quite enough exercise for the year….

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One’s garden

is NEVER done!   But it will have to do for now. Don’t wait up.  

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And speaking of my next door neighbour

Meet ‘Stampy’ the pet of my two no-higher-than-my-waist neighbours. I think he might be appreciating the quiet of Casa de IWOM. Cmdr. Cody (the previous pet) spent a number of vacations with us and fingers crossed so will Stampy!

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Magic beans

Or, so says my small next door neighbour: It’s the first year I’ve grown this variety. Some need a little more drying before shelling.   It’s also the first year for these wee chilli peppers from Wahaca’s ‘match books’.   … Continue reading

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