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Displays of veg, ‘Woolly Pockets’, and Melbourne’s Sustainability Festival

The Sustainable Living Festival is on in Melbourne at the moment (http://www.slf.org.au/)  and a friend and I thought we’d check out a couple of the things going on as part of the festival. This trip into Melbourne’s CBD was in … Continue reading

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Preserving Summer – Part 1 – Peaches in Fowlers Jars

I’m enjoying preserving at the moment.  Having a little bit of free time helps.  My youngest child has just started school and so I’ve gone from 15 child free hours a week, in which to cram in work, chores and … Continue reading

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Contact details – Email address

Apologies to anyone who has tried to email me recently – there have been issues with my email account.  Liz@suburbantomato.com has now been fixed and is working normally. Hope you’ve had a good weekend and come back tomorrow for a Monday Harvest … Continue reading

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This year’s tomatoes

It feels like we are having a pretty mild summer this year, according to The Age newspaper the second coolest in the past decade, although still above the long term average.  What we have definitely been spared so far this … Continue reading

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Beans, Beans, Beans, Beans, everybody loves Beans

The Goodies were big in Australia, much bigger than they were in their native Britain (or so I am reliably (?) informed by my Pommie partner.  Of course the Goodies sang about string not beans but the sentiment is the same.  … Continue reading

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