What are you EATING right now?

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Re: What are you EATING right now?

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:18 am

In a most unusual turn of events, at the moment I'm actually not eating anything.

I did have some spaghetti earlier, though.
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Re: What are you EATING right now?

Postby Roy Hunter on Sat Jun 14, 2014 3:53 am

I am eating cetirizine hydrochloride. Just 10mg of it, though. Don't want to get fat, do I?
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Re: What are you EATING right now?

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Sat Aug 16, 2014 7:22 pm

OK, technically I'm not eating this stuff right now, but I'll be eating it and lots more over the next couple of months. This year's garden has been the most wildly successful I've ever had. Here's last Saturday's haul:

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This is just the hot peppers from last Saturday :fsm_drool:

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Here's today's harvest - keep in mind that I harvest stuff pretty much every day, just more thoroughly on weekends

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This is what the garden looks like - try to ignore the rows of weeds. The Brussels sprouts, pole beans, beets and carrots have not yet been sampled, but are all looking good.

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There are also a couple of hills of winter squash that don't show in the photos. Noms.
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
-- Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805)
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
-- Philip K Dick

OK, now let's look at four dimensions on the blackboard.
-- Dr. Joy

English isn't much of a language for swearing. When I studied Ancient Greek I was delighted to discover a single word - Rhaphanidosthai - which translates roughly as "Be thou thrust up the fundament with a radish for adultery."
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Re: What are you EATING right now?

Postby bonsaiherb on Sun Aug 17, 2014 3:30 pm

WOW, I am so impressed! No deer, no varmits? If so the gopher will come and visit soon.

Your address is where?

Nice pictures. The peppers were awesome, so I gather you are in one of the Southern States. Image

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I am eating that which feeds on my garden. YUM, are they ever good.
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Re: What are you EATING right now?

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Sun Aug 17, 2014 5:47 pm

bonsaiherb wrote:WOW, I am so impressed! No deer, no varmits? If so the gopher will come and visit soon.

Your address is where?

Nice pictures. The peppers were awesome, so I gather you are in one of the Southern States.


Nope, I'm in Maine. The peppers are surprisingly hot, considering the local climate - the serranos are actually the mildest, followed by the jalapenos and then of course the habaneros, which are right up there this year (last year's were fairly wimpy).

The only varmint-type losses I've seen this year are two minor damages to lettuce plants (probably caused by a wayward neighborhood cat passing through), and very minor Japanese Beetle damage to the pole beans. No groundhogs, no rabbits, no deer, no mooses (at least not this year). There's a touch of blight on some of the tomatoes, but I think I've only lost about six or eight fruits out of what must be close to 100.
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("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
-- Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805)
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
-- Philip K Dick

OK, now let's look at four dimensions on the blackboard.
-- Dr. Joy

English isn't much of a language for swearing. When I studied Ancient Greek I was delighted to discover a single word - Rhaphanidosthai - which translates roughly as "Be thou thrust up the fundament with a radish for adultery."
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