Some raspberries, strawberries and cherry tomatoes from our balcony. Raspberries were small but really sweet and tasty.

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Had my first homegrown radish this morning. Nice sharp taste, great to liven up a salad.

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Blueberries starting to color.

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We have a little rooftop terrace and I am using it to try to grow berries and other things with the little one. The roof terrace has two advantages over the garden: it catches more sunlight, and the cats don’t go up there.

The plants have taken well it seems, are blooming, and even providing some harvest already.

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tomatoes and red pepper

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blossoming blackberries and red currants

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blueberries underway, and first raspberries

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For several weeks a pair of pigeons showed up every morning and evening looking for food in our garden. First they’d sit next to each other on the high fence, then one of them would come down first shortly after followed by the other. We’d watch them each day during breakfast.

This week however only one of them shows up every day. The other is no longer there. Did they split up? Did something happen to the other? Makes you wonder what it sounds like when doves cry.