This little basil plant I picked up for $5.00 in a tin can. You water it and let it grow. I lost it, forgot about it, and then mentioned it to Jason the other day. We finally found it hiding in the backyard and it had sprouted!! I expect big things from this basil plant. I live on caprese in the summer and can't afford it anymore because the basil is too expensive to buy in those $5 packets that only last me one lunch.
So this will be my bread and butter:
I'm going to make lots of raw milk mozzarella to go with this even if it is saddest ratio ever.
Look what we found hiding in the corner!!
Then, while I was in the backyard snapping a few photos, I realized I haven't shared my favorite thing ever: The neighbor's backyard:
We live right across the street from the richest people on the block. They own the local internet/cable provider. And in their huge backyard, in between the greenhouse and the pool is this:
Just seeing it every day makes me happy. I keep expecting some big-toothed Brit to pop his head over the fence and bid me a "S'appening??" I'm sure it will never happen, but the possibility still makes me happy to live here.
Never say never, right?
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