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Zucchini. Blueberries. Too many? Make mmmm-muffins.

by canadafreeze on September 11, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

When harvest time comes around, so do the zucchini. Anyone who's ever grown them knows there are always many more than you'll ever use. At least that was my experience.

I no longer have a vegetable garden, but I still have friends who do, and they are more than happy to share and I am happy to receive.


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