Monthly Archives: April 2012

Rabbits

April 26, 2012, 8:29 am by Heather Webster

We turn into our neighbour’s driveway, and rabbits scatter. The drooping limbs of the acacia are perfect cover. After good rains, there is plenty of feed and the soil is friable, making digging easy. I grudgingly admire the rabbit clan for its success. They invaded Australia faster than any mammal on any continent. Does reach … Continue reading

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Windsong Dried Figs

April 22, 2012, 12:05 pm by Heather Webster

Pick your figs with the stems still intact Use only figs with complete skins (ie no bird pecks or blemishes you need to cut off) Use a big pot that you don’t need for a few days (tall is better than wide) In that pot put 3 cups of water 1 cup of vinegar 6 … Continue reading

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