Summer, Glorious summer!
Summer is offers one taste surprise after another!
Tomatoes, Green beans, Zucchini, Egg Plants, Strawberries, Basil, lettuce, Swiss Chard
Apricots, Santa Rosa Plums, Valencia Oranges, Lemons...
Picked Apricots - ready for jam making
Our good friend the Pacific Ocean gives us summer on shore breezes that make nice temperate conditions - Days into the low 80s and nights that drop to 65F.
|Santa Rose Plums|
In our town of Niles, we have a community "internet group send" - it is moderated to control content, it is generally not a site for selling things, for for trading information, to give things away, and to ask community based questions.
|Sugar, Pectin, Jars, Lids for Jam making|
|A pot of cooking plums in preparation for canning|
|Canned Jars of Plums ready for winter|
|Apricot and Plum jam|