The Baby Shower

Tiny onesies, plush little blankets, cozy rocking chairs, and nursery walls framed with the endearing worlds of A.A. Milne and Beatrix Potter. These are the things that melt my heart and increase my anticipation for a new little blossom of life. The little blossom celebrated this past weekend belongs to my future sister-in-law, Kate. Kate […]

Potato Cauliflower Soup with Beet Purée

My first catered luncheon is next week, and I am very eager about the opportunity. Between my speaking engagements at local garden clubs and churches and my local farm to table business endeavour, people around my town have come to see me as this really flowery hippie with big dreams and a passion for cultivating […]

Lemon Poppy Tarts

The other day my sweet pup, Nugget, got a little too close to my plate of Pop-Tarts. And in a flurry of scolding words and baby talk, I quipped – “Don’t eat my poppy tarts!” It sounded silly, but kind of cute too, and got me thinking about poppy seed pop-tarts. This, of course, had […]