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Hi, I’m Tequia. Previously a magazine editor, I launched my own content business Content[ed.] in 2017. My most-treasured past-time is gardening, which I’ve been doing since we bought our house six years ago. I’ve learned a lot along the way and I’d love to share it with you.
Nothing says end of summer to me more than biting into a sweet, juicy plum. This cake, which combines summer fruitiness with warm fall spices, helps ease the transition between the seasons. If you don’t happen to have a plum tree nearby, now is the perfect time to pick up a few stone fruit like…
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