Tag Archives: berry

Cocktails from the Park: Blackberry Lime Rickey

I almost forgot about wild blackberries this summer. Exactly how this is even possible I’m not certain. The ever-present himalayan blackberry is incredibly invasive and considered a noxious weed. I check for it on our hillside with a somewhat compulsive zeal. … Continue reading

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Vertical Gardening with Concrete Wire Mesh

Do you have an item that you could not live without in your garden?  Most of us do.  The things I use the most include a hori-hori, my hand pruners, and concrete wire mesh. Concrete wire mesh, or remesh, or … Continue reading

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Seeds, Berries and Chickens!

The weather in Seattle is dismal.  At best. I’ve got our seeds planted inside and outside anyhow, mostly adhering to my geeked out spreadsheet I made of the seeds we have. I started a new tab “Garden 2011” if you … Continue reading

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My Own CanJam Berry Roundup

Did you think I forgot about berries so soon?  Oh no! Fear not.  With berry season finally upon those of us in the Pacific Northwest, I am just getting warmed up.  Starting it all off was the Peppery Strawberry Vinegar.  Last night was for homemade … Continue reading

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Can Jam- June Edition: Berries!

I really love salads. Really, really love them.  I don’t write about them often enough but I’ve got some deep salad love.  Green, pasta, grain, potato… I love them all.  You know, just spare me the mustard & blue cheese. … Continue reading

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