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Barley Swine

Earlier this month, I traveled to Austin, TX with my sister and friend for a fun extended girls weekend. My first dream night included eating at Franks, where the hot dogs roam free, followed by singing my heart out and doing my best Michael Jackson dance moves at a dueling piano bar. 353 more words

Food Photography

Food Obsessed

I am not poor. I have food in my cupboards and my fridge is full. I am in transition. I no longer run up to the store or a restaurant on a whim to buy anything my heart desires. 868 more words

Homesteading

Fighting The Good Fight; Whatever It May Be

I had an amazing conversation yesterday. We discussed the fact that as I work towards my environmental/life goals I feel I have stagnated in my efforts. 182 more words

Homesteading

Wildflower Artisan Collective

WIldflower Artisan Collective is a community of artists that have come together to display, promote and sell locally created works of art. I love this store which is located at 33821 South Fraser Way in Abbotsford’s historic downtown. 146 more words

Homesteading

Spending Less, Eating More: Friday Night Truck Stop

One of our favorite summer foodie events here in Burly is the Friday night Truck Stop. We’re there at Artsriot every week, kicking off the weekend with a drink in one hand and a full paper plate in the other. 508 more words

Cheap Thrills

Feather In My Hand, Sage And Horseradish Root In My Pocket

The Summer feels like a Death.

I pour into my chair in the Summer house and ironically find refuge from the heat.

A slight breeze rustles through the grape vine and it brings discussions of dolmades  and food preservation and it is lively. 497 more words

Homesteading

Everybody in the kitchen!

You know, I may frame this and hang it up in my kitchen.