Heavily newspaper your garden beds before you put down mulch. Weeds cannot grow through the newspaper, and the decomposing paper feeds your soil. Best gardening tip I ever got! Especially if you then put landscape fabric on top of the newspaper.
Ham-creamcheese bites with rucola and pine nuts. Simple and very tasty. I used a thin sliced Couburger-ham which is a salty ham, a little ground pepper on the natural creamcheese and I made sandwiches to take on a boat trip in stead off rolls.