even though summer here is not really like we wish it would be, the garden starts to look like summer. as up to now we had almost nothing but asparagus to harvest, we are now going to have courgettes (zucchini), … Continue reading →
unfortunately we will have no own cucumbers this years. i don´t know why but it did not work out this year. but luckily my husbands aunt evi is a highly gifted gardener and brought, besides some courgettes, artichokes (!) and … Continue reading →
i am always very excited when i realize that almost everything on my plate is homegrown and a la minute from farm to table like this greek farmers salad is. when i bite into the crunchy cucumber and tasted the … Continue reading →
since i had an excellent potato salad in vienna i am looking for the perfect austrian style potato salad. i tried many many different recipes but until today i didn’t find the right one. so if you have one recipe that … Continue reading →
this one is the perfect drink for a warm summer evening! it is fresh due to the cucumber and tastes very light because of the lemonade. and i really like to bite into the grated cucumber, it crunches so nicely.
here comes the first big harvest of the main season and it makes me always very happy to see how all the things work and to know, this is just the beginning! we sowed the chard and beans in spring … Continue reading →
it is time for the next sowing round. now i will grow the more weather sensible plants indoor to plant them in may after the last night frosts. it is seeding time for celery, salad, cucumber, artichoke, courgette, pumkin and … Continue reading →