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PAD 2017 - Day 27

Today’s NaPoWriMo prompt asked for poems that incorporated the sense of taste. I decided to mix that with the Writer’s Digest prompt to use the words… 538 more words


found me some August in April!

As I stocked up on hamburger and pork chops at my favourite butcher shop (shout out to Homesteader Meats where the meat is fantastic and only outdone by the friendliness of owners and staff), I decided to buy Mark a treat from the tasty jars of goodness on display in the store.  299 more words

Things From My Days


Having what you might call “an editorial mind” can be a blessing or a curse. Musing about the hidden meanings of well-known phrases can lead to surprises, or at least insomnia. 444 more words


It's Saskatoon berry season!

The Saskatoon berries are ripe and ready for picking in Fernie, B.C. We spent about an hour harvesting the juicy berries, which look like blueberries but are actually more closely related to apples! 373 more words


Homemade Saskatoon Berry Wine

Coming home to my parents’ juiciest ever crop of wild Saskatoon berries has inspired me to attempt my hand at turning them into wine. 130 more words


A "berry" good summer...Saskatoon style

For the first time since we moved onto our property, we have never realized we were surrounded by wild berries.  Out our front window, we watched for years the humming birds fight over a large series of bushes that bloomed each spring, but we have never spied any fruit upon it, until now.  458 more words

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