Monthly Archives: May 2013

Helen Stowe is back to Garberville

Friday - 10 May 2013

My friend Helen Stowe is finally back in Garberville, at Jerold Phelps Hospital, after spending 3 weeks in San Fransisco at St Mary’s. She has had back surgery and is now recovering. Many people will remember Helen and her late husband Murray from the days when they ran the Country Store in Ruby Valley. Many […]

Lemon Curd

Sunday - 5 May 2013

A friend gifted me some Meyer Lemons. Today I made my first ever Lemon Curd. I used Ina Garten’s recipe. If I had it to do again, I would do it all in the food processor, and then strain the curd when done. The zest mars the smoothness just a bit. It is very good […]

April went by in a blur and Hey it’s May!

Wednesday - 1 May 2013

I am well. No more surgical issues at all. Been really busy though with the garden as the weather is dictating we move faster than usual. I have a few photos to add here soon. But the lettuce and salad beds are producing salad. Several of the other raised beds have been amended and raised […]