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February 2011

  • Bok Choy Soba Salad || Hitchhiking to Heaven
    Food

    B is for Bok Choy Soba Salad

    When I began my monthly veggie challenge, I didn’t plan to make it alphabetical. But as soon as Stewart brought home January’s artichoke, the idea took stubborn root. So now we have…

  • Meyer Lemon Basket || Hitchhiking to Heaven
    Preserves

    MEYERLOVE

    This is a basket of Meyer lemons that I boosted from some tree last year. It might have been the tree in front of the foreclosed house near the town library, or…

  • Hailstorm || Hitchhiking to Heaven
    Garden

    Seedlings and Storms

    Look what happened here today! After a few weeks of warm, sunny weather, we’re back in a cycle of rainstorms, complete with bonus hail. Frozen stuff doesn’t often fall from the sky…

  • Marm_Blossom_sm
    Preserves

    Why Good Marmalade Takes Time

    A couple of weeks ago I went to a marmalade making class with Rachel Saunders at Blue Chair Fruit. It was a wonderful opportunity to spend an afternoon learning from someone who…