Category Archives: salad

The official start…

So up comes the long weekend…Yippee!  Officially the “start of summer” for us Canadians!  Woohoo! Time to pick out the summer annuals, the annual herbs and get the vegetable garden started–what to plant this year?  Keeping in mind we have bunnies galore–what would you suggest? We have been contemplating adding in peas and green beans

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Is Spring Really Finally Here???

I spent the whole day out in the garden today–it was beautiful!  Couldn’t have asked for better weather for the hard work it can be cleaning up the gardens, moving and splitting plants–so satisfying to have my hands in the dirt.  So satisfying to feel like I am helping mother earth along to warmer days,

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My Favourite…

This is one of my favourite recipes…it is also the one very first one I mastered at the tender age of 8 or so (is that right Mom??). I remember so clearly standing in the kitchen, with my Mom on sunny Saturday mornings, helping to prepare dinner for the company we were expecting, taste-testing the

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..the most delicious.

I think I ate the most delicious thing in the world today.  Seriously.  You’ll think I’m a nutter when I tell you what it is..but then again, if you have tried them, you’ll know first hand how incredible the experience is… Here it is…Floralane  “Elmira’s Own” Tomatoes. Now, let me explain a little, why these

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