Month: August 2013

  • a lovely spinach tart

    I had some dear friends over for a lovely evening of knitting and gabbing, and I made this spinach tart for dinner. It turned out really well, and I wanted to share it with you! It’s cobbled together from a few sources, mainly Deborah Madison’s “Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone”. Right at the front of the […]

  • Random Tuesday

    The tiniest little bell pepper. I’m sure it’s not a hot pepper because the only hot peppers I planted are jalapenos! Lovely Haymarket from Lorna’s Laces. I’m hard at work on a little collection using their yarns, which are so gorgeous! Starting the last sweater now. Added a scrappy border to the giant start quilt […]

  • Summer Daze

    Tomatoes are happening, finally. I find container gardening pretty challenging – the critters getting in, having to water constantly, having to keep adding nutrients. I think it’s finally paying off though! There have been cherry tomatoes to eat for a little while, and yesterday we harvested about 1kg (2.2 lb) of larger tomatoes. The yellowy […]