Cool as a…

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What a freakish looking cucumber.

I definitely left it too long on the vine:  it was in the shade behind and underneath some perennials.  Still, I almost threw the last one away that looked like this, but it was delicious… so I think we’re going to try it.  Worst case scenario, we end up spitting it right out!

Here are two more on the way…

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I almost forgot to say the reason why I’m feeling cool as a cucumber!  After an agonizingly long five-week summer strike, Toronto has wading pools again!

And we went to one!  I even wore my bathing suit, for a change, so I got to go all the way in with them and everything…

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