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Fall Mystery Fruit – Exploring CA

On the East Coast I was an avid gardener.  I knew my zone, understood the soil, weather, pruning expectations and least of all, I could identify plants and trees.   None of my East Coast knowledge translates in California.  Plants that … Continue reading

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Farmers Markets

Do you all like fresh fruits and vegetables as much as I do? And you are sorry, that you don’t have a garden to plant? Did you know that you can apply for a garden plot at Stanford Community Farm? … Continue reading

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Buying Vegetables from a wet Market

When I first visited Milk Pail, the European-style wet market at San Antonio Centre, I was at a loss as to where to begin. Many Stanford wives had waxed lyrical about the freshness of their produce and how cheap the … Continue reading

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Thunderstorms in the Supermarket

One of the things I enjoy in California is that out of a “non event” you can always make an event. Going the first time to the supermarket was an event. Wowww, all the seasons basically in one shop. I … Continue reading

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