Pepper and Sausage Tagliatelle

This, my Dear Readers, is what should have grown in my balcony garden! Remember these beautiful green plants? While in my “garden” they refuse to grow taller, the ones I gave to my mother have produced amazing green bell peppers already. Well, she has a real garden 🙂 Technically, I still consider them ‘my’ home-grown … Continue reading

Home Grown Tomato and Bell Pepper Project: Part 6

Click here for Part 5.   I’m proud to announce that all those months of intensive care and sunshine resulted in beautifully red and sweet baby plum tomatoes. Let the pictures talk for themselves 🙂 Pretty tomato flowers – unfortunately many of them beaten away by the frequent storms that have hit Hungary recently. Amazing … Continue reading

Home Grown Tomato and Bell Pepper Project: Part 5

Click here to see Part 4. There hasn’t been any status report on our garden project for a while now but this does not mean there are issues over there 🙂 Just take a look at this beauty –tomato number 1: We already have 2 little baby plum tomatoes in the garden – as I … Continue reading

Home Grown Tomato and Bell Pepper Project: Part 4

Click here for Part 3. Our little garden is growing like mushrooms as we say it around here, and the first flowers have appeared on the tomato plants! This tiny flower appeared from one minute to the other – totally unexpected surprise! We might be having real tomatoes after all 😀 Bell Pepper plants are … Continue reading

Home Grown Tomato and Bell Pepper Project: Part 3

Click here for Part 2. Just a fast status report on my balcony garden : ) Oh yes, with the good weather the plants have officially been moved to the balcony. Time to enjoy direct sunlight and some real wind! 2x Bell Peppers, 3x baby plum tomatoes Tomato jungle! Bell Peppers growing nice big leaves … Continue reading

Home Grown Tomato and Bell Pepper Project: Part 2

Click here for Part 1. It has been less than a month since the last update on the garden project I started in early March, but looking at the pictures the progress my little plants are making is outstanding! Forgive my enthusiasm, this is my first gardening attempt since 4th grade when we had to … Continue reading

Home Grown Tomato and Bell Pepper Project

So I had this dream to cultivate a little garden on my balcony (and when I say little, I mean a 2×1 m thing) – nothing out of the ordinary, just a few baby plum tomato and bell pepper plants. Bell Pepper you ask? Well, why the hell not? 😀 So here we go, let’s … Continue reading

My Orchid Garden

This post is a little different from the usual ones around here, but I thought I share with you my dear readers these beauties that are adorning our livingroom’s windowsill currently. I have 3 orchid plants, and that little bit of attention I give them (meaning, watering them once a week and checking on them every … Continue reading

The real fall

Well hello there! Today I will let the pictures talk – Fall is here for sure, and leaves are covering the whole city (many trying to collect them in vain, there are just too many to get rid of them 😉 ) Though I don’t mind, this is one of the prettiest things in Autumn, … Continue reading