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40 pounds for $8 - part 1 - Small Town Rambles

A couple of weeks ago I had an idea to add in a “small town rambles” section to the categories section of the blog. As we are always on the road I thought it would be fun to share so of the smaller places we find off the beaten track. 250 more words


Eat to Love

Between summer weddings in BC and bouncing back to Hawaii, my garden was more tangled, jungle maze then grocery store produce isle.   There’s food in there but you need to go hunting for it.   78 more words

Maui Maka Portraits

Get Your Fat Pants Ready!

Thanksgiving is a little more than a week away. What does your table look like? Ours is pretty traditional, turkey, mashed potatoes, cornbread dressing… But this year we’ve adopted the 100-Mile Thanksgiving Challenge as a new tradition. 307 more words


Microcosm: Community Garden

Being from a small town in Upper Bavaria, the concept of farm to table has been something I was introduced to very early. We would get our milk from the neighbour’s cows and know exactly which field your veggies and meat came from. 354 more words


Farmers Markets & Mojitos

A visit to the Farmer’s Market is a summer Sunday tradition and the later in the season, the better it gets. Big, juicy, Okanagan peaches were proudly on display at almost every stall.  260 more words


Some Reflections on Providential Provision

Tonight, for the first time in my life, I served a meal in which not a single ingredient (unless you count the salt and pepper) was purchased in a store. 254 more words

Thoughts And Musings

Flowers in the Rain

I took an extra day off last weekend to squeeze in as much beach time as possible before summer fades into a distant memory. And, guess what? 506 more words