We traveled upcountry for a wedding and were gone from the farm for 10 days. In our absence the daytime temperature shot skyward, and we returned to a super-sized radish eruption.
Bananas: a big-hearted ancient fruit.
I’ve been looking forward to writing this post about bananas since I started blogging, but stalled and delayed because I was unsure where to start.
Young beetroot just pulled from the garden.
Tom Robbins, the American author, had a thing about beetroot.
If I was asked what I’d plant in my garden before anything else, it would be a selection of fresh herbs and then tomatoes. Nothing does it for me quite like fresh herbs. Basil. Dill. Mint. Parsley. Oregano. Sage.
Spring is upon us out here in the African bush, which sounds ridiculous when you consider that our daytime temperatures move from mild to boiling in just a few weeks.
In Guadeloupe in the Caribbean a pineapple symbolizes hospitality.