Week 11 update | Home

This week:

+ The garden has been doing very well, with everything growing quickly. The tomatoes are acting like a weed and we already have green tomatoes on the vine. We also harvested our first beautiful beets. I discovered that I really like beet greens, even though I don’t like beets. But thanks to our stay in Colombia, I also know that I like raw beets.

back yard
the single lot
future tomatoes
green tomatoes
lettuce experiment
hidden under the beets
beet harvest

+ There is a cute cat that hangs around, and he is a real purring machine. This week he took to actually coming into our house, and his favourite thing is hiding under our kitchen sink. He is pretty dirty and matted, so I had no idea if he actually belonged to anyone or not. Using his ear tattoo I tracked down the SPCA he came from (very, very far away) and also left a message with the local SPCA. I guess they got to the owners, because the next day poor Toulouse was sporting a buzz cut.

toulouse on the bed

+ We had our first BBQ, hurray!

yeah! first bbq of the season
burger and raw beet salad

+ Travis bought a car, and we are finally free to get around! It’s not in the best of conditions, but the price was right and it works. Yay!

old school
our new car!


About Magalie

Canadian girl living in Texas, off to see the world when she can!
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2 Responses to Week 11 update | Home

  1. Natasha says:

    Hey Magalie and Travis!! Your house is adorable. Glad to see your posting again Magalie, I have missed your photos.


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