Uptown Saint John seafood pie

Uptown Saint John seafood pie

For a Maritimer, seafood and Christmas go hand in hand. It’s not that we don’t eat fish and seafood the other eleven months of the year; we do! At Christmas time it’s different. We honour the bounty of the sea that surrounds … Continue reading

waiting for my kid

The moment that Meaghan told me that she was leaving home defined the beginning of a new mother daughter connection. We would learn to condense our relationship into meaningful but limited periods of time. I can’t believe that four years have … Continue reading

my mother’s day at the farm

my mother’s day at the farm

It was a quiet day. A day of talking about life with my daughter Sara. We tried to pick fiddleheads but found we were a week late. Old time farmers have a lovely saying. ‘When bilberry blossoms are as big as … Continue reading

Savour @ St. Andrews by the Sea

Savour @ St. Andrews by the Sea

There is nothing I love better than having somebody cook for me. It matters not whether the food is edible although it is a lovely plus! The idea that someone would take time from their day to consider a menu, … Continue reading