Monthly Archives: April 2012

Waiting for the right time…

It is too cold to plant these lovelies-or it may be too cold.  It has been too wet for the past several days also.  The Mid-Atlantic area has had such a temperate winter and a beautiful spring,  so when the … Continue reading

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My favorite vegetables begin with A

Well, most of them do.  My very favorite are artichokes.  They are just so GOOD.  I cut off the prickly ends and then steam them in water which has some lemon added (prevents discoloration). After about 25 minutes they are … Continue reading

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