Monday, February 25, 2013

view from a walk

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so many beautiful places and organisms and telephone cables around me. it might seem like the one picture not fitting in the series, but I must admit I find them beautiful, for real, the cables.

this is a note from mother broccoli. I planted this broccoli, it must have been sometime in august. I have seen it grow from the tiniest little leave to a slender plant into a massive bush of broccoli, perhaps the tastiest broccoli I have ever put in my mouth. I guess that is how you feel when you are the parent. your heart goes all mushy just looking at it and you care for it with tenderness and eat it with pride.

I started caring for a new batch of sourdough as well. simply born out of rainwater, rye flour and micro-organisms from the air. it is about three weeks old and already produced three wonderful loaves of bread.

gotta keep my hands and head busy, dancing will never be enough.

love from mother broccoli and sibling of sourdough.

11 comments:

Yaelian said...

Vilken fin broccoli,det måste ha smakat bra!

Kram!

Sally Tharpe Rowles said...

I enjoyed your little walk. I like the wires too..... & I know just the feeling about food you have grown yourself. It certainly does taste better. That is for sure!

Sarah said...

There is something so special about the things we create and nurture with our own heart and hands...

We're only a continent away...you bring the bread and I have homemade blueberry jam. :)

Magdalena Nowak said...

The comparison from a self grown broccoli to being a parent is soooooooooooooooo lovely. you are beautiful. your heart is.

kisses

barbarabeesblog said...

I like your wild and unusual mix of pics and I'm totally impressed by your broccoli, I guess in this cold nordic climate it would only be a tiny sad thing.
You're a very busy at the moment...
Let the dough grow! Ha.
BarbaraBee

Mw Ekster said...

o so beautiful photo's!

Ariane Reichardt said...

I am delighted with your post here, mother broccoli!
and the combination with the cables is a pretty hint to the holism ;) we are connected, Hon!
Beauuutiful pictures... can't believe that they are current...

later more.

Love
xo Ariane.

et lille oejeblik - a little moment said...

hej :) jeg har ogsaa broccoli fra haven lige nu. det smager saa godt. selv den yngste dreng spiser det - han er ellers ikke meget til groent.

jeg haaber du kommer med ned til pardes hannah naeste gang! og saa maa du tage en smule af det surdej med. lyder helt fantastisk!

haaber du forstaar det danske. synes det passede saa bra. knus, trine

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demie said...

Everything has beauty
but nothing compares with motherhood ;)

love xoxox

sarapirat said...

yaelian, så god! kramar

sally, it does! more of that!

sarah, that sounds like a lovely tea party...too bad we can't just jump over.

magdalena, thank you my dear. so are you! and i don't know if you understand how much your words warm me... love!

bee, perhaps not in the summer? then it would be a happy, nordic broccoli! hugs

mw ekster, thank you! welcome.

ariane, we ARE connected! phu! hugs

trinsch! åh! älskar att du skriver på danska, jag som aldrig förstår danska men nu gjorde jag faktiskt det! klart jag tar med surdeg! toppen! kramar till dig

anonymous, thank you.

demie, is that so?! i guess...it is. love and klem