Tag: vegetables

339 – Micro jewels

339 – Micro jewels

All art is autobiographical; the pearl is the oyster’s autobiography. — Federico Fellini I find the micro jewels exposed when I cut open fruit and vegetables …

 

320 – Crab apple jelly

320 – Crab apple jelly

Saturday. I think about sleeping in, but instead I get up and make a start on converting a stash of crab apples into jelly. Crab …

 

246 – Could we be richer?

246 – Could we be richer?

This morning was just crisp and clear and still and beautiful. I wanted to drink in the air the way I can remember drinking the …

 

145 – Food colouring

145 – Food colouring

Just look at these rainbow beets! The colour is so amazingly vibrant. These gems are from my father-in-law’s vegetable garden. I wouldn’t say they are …

 

020 – Edible weirdness

020 – Edible weirdness

I looked out the kitchen window at the flowers. My attention was drawn to the patch of violas we planted earlier in the year. The …

 

012 – Will work for food

012 – Will work for food

This morning when I took the vege scraps out to the compost bin I was surprised to see some of our worms were busy on …

 

005 – Succulent

005 – Succulent

When I was a kid my Dad had the entire backyard under intensive cultivation. We had a half acre section, and this means that over …