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Potatoes for St. Patrick

Gardening lore says that you should plant potatoes on St. Patrick’s day.  Matthew planted exactly one week early this year. This year, we saved our own seed potatoes.  This basically means we selected some of each variety from last year’s … Continue reading

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Steamed potatoes

Round two of the Great Potato dig commenced on what may have been the hottest day of the year.  Our camera rested in air-conditioned comfort before I cruelly pressed it into service in the heat of the day.  It protested … Continue reading

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