Summer Shrub Refreshers

A shrub — believed to be derived from the Arabic word “sharāb,” which means “to drink” — is actually a…

Curated Moments for Mom

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching, but don’t panic – we’ve got you covered. From classic goodies to modern delights, there’s…

How to Host a No-Stress Holiday Gathering

Many joyful times with family and friends are just ahead, but how do we navigate the crazy busy holiday season…

How to Cook with Duck

We all have those days when we stand at the fridge looking blankly into it wondering what to cook, similarly…

Two Tomato Sauces of the Season

 Simple Fresh Tomato Sauce When local fresh, ripe plum tomatoes are piled high at the market, this is a good…

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Tomatoes: The Sauce for the Season

Now is the time to enjoy tomatoes, rich in flavour and goodness, grown by our local famers- vine-ripened in sunshine,…

Top 5 Entertaining Trends for Summer

I love entertaining, one might say it is my favourite thing to do.  I love the organizing that happens before…