Spring Vegetable Soup

Spring Vegetable Soup

Last year, at the end of summer, Dad and I discussed where we would be building our new vegetable garden. We have a lovely flat meadow directly behind our house which receives full sunlight all day. It is close to … Continue reading

dancing to her own beet

dancing to her own beet

I think one of the most difficult times in my life, as a mother ,was the moment that I realized I would not always be the gate-keeper. It’s bitter-sweet to have raised such independent and capable young women. Their entire … Continue reading

dumpster dive for lobsters

dumpster dive for lobsters

Being a proud Maritimer and a passionate cook, whenever I see people throwing away empty lobster shells, I am overwhelmed by the desire to dive into the dumpster and fetch them out! Lobster shells mixed with herbs and vegetables produce an … Continue reading