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Sustainable Sunday - My failed attempt at a garden

When we moved to our new place I was so excited to put out a garden.  Finally the time & space to grow our own food!   659 more words

Sustainable Sundays

Stockton Lake - Morel Hunting + Crappie Fishing

April 19th 2015.
Stockton Lake.
A brilliant idea to morel hunt via bass boat was hatched.
Morels were found. Crappie was caught. Fried goodness ensued. 60 more words

Cafe Murano, St James

The other day, I met my friend Leigh for a catch-up between meetings. We met at Cafe Murano, one of both our favourites (though we typically go to… 143 more words

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A Chunk of Foam Rubber?

Documenting Local Biodiversity: Family Pyronemataceae (maybe)

No, it’s a fungus and a very weird looking one. This weird fungus might be a member of the Pyronemataceae, a family in the Phylum Ascomycota. 250 more words


Scallops, Corn & Morels

Simple and easy. Pan sautéed sea scallops with corn and morels a top of mixed greens. Glass of Rose.


Thai Curry (Red)

For the first installment of Eat Out(side) dishes – Thai Red Curry

This recipe actually came from my aunt, a seasoned backpacker who knows the ins and outs of eating well in the back country. 423 more words


Mastering Risotto

Risotto is one of those fabled dishes that’s impossible to get right unless you stand over the pot stirring consistently for hours on end. True, risotto is a fairly hands on and I wouldn’t suggest washing your hair while your risotto cooks on the stove, however, it is easier to multitask in order to prepare an entire dish in the time that your risotto has to cook. 811 more words