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Grocery Shopping

June’s Garden Harvest and Shopping Plans

This month in the garden, I’ll harvest blackberries, Mission figs, and apricots. I’ll cut and pick Swiss chard, green onions, grape leaves, chives, oregano, rosemary, sage, elderberry flowers (and possibly elderberries, if I can beat the birds to them), New Zealand spinach, peppermint, and tomatoes. I’ll collect seeds from open-pollinated spinach, three kinds of lettuce,…

Grocery Shopping

August Garden Harvest and a Month Without Grocery Shopping

  My freezers are packed full of frozen fruit from both our garden and from deals I found earlier this year. There’s some meat in there, somewhere behind all the peaches, blackberries, figs, strawberries, and blueberries. There’s lemon juice from our lemon trees too. The garden has started producing Armenian cucumbers. I’m hoping for enough…