Category Archives: Food

It’s raining tomatoes!

The torrent of tomatoes is beginning! I picked only the most ripe ones today so they didn’t rot on the vine. They’re destined to be either dried or turned into spaghetti sauce or salsa. Lots of beans too, a few … Continue reading

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Snack with a bite!

  Cooking up an afternoon snack today. I’m stir frying some stinging nettles I picked from the back yard. It’s an experiment. I was reading ‘Carrots Love Tomatoes’ and flipped to the section on wild edibles. They talk about stinging … Continue reading

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October harvest

The hoop covering definitely makes a difference. We got these plants in the bed maybe a month ago as seedlings. Harvesting from them already!

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Finer Life

Part of an application I just submitted to be a food writer. Thought I’d share it. Hope I get the job! The morning sun shines through the mist as I drive into Duncan, filling the air with a golden glow. … Continue reading

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September long weekend

Here’s some photos taken from Aug 26 to Sept 2. Lots of company at our place! Nice to have family and friends around to help us settle in.

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Quadra Island

In this gallery are a few pictures of Quadra Island. I loved this little island; actually, it’s not really that little. We didn’t get to spend much time there, but what I saw was breath-taking and beautiful.

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Super, Natural British Columbia

The province’s slogan really is bang on. I always knew I loved BC. Our trip over to survey the island really reinforced that. There are so many beautiful spots on the island, it’s hard to choose one to love the … Continue reading

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