The veggie patch has served us well this summer, although the tomato
plants are just about dead. With the long run of hot weather we've
recently had in Melbourne I'm surprised they held out as long as they
have. The leaves are now fried and the tomatoes are pretty much done.
Still, it seems as though we harvested more tomatoes than many of our
The pumpkins, zucchinis and eggplant are running amok and our fridge is filled.
And so in a month or two we'll try planting some winter veggies for the first time. If the weather stays cool enough, that is.