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June and July Favourites

Hello my friends! As July is slowly coming to an end I decided to combine my favourites for the past two months in one post. There are not many items anyways, just a few things that I have been using/eating often lately and my experiences with them. 759 more words


Farm Fresh Italian Sodas and a Sad Farewell

It is with a heavy heart that I begin this post. I lost a dear friend today. My hot pink berry colander.

AUGH! I was headed down to the garden to pick berries for this recipe, when somehow I dropped my little metal berry colander for no apparent reason, and it just so happened to land on this random hunk of cement paver that is on the side of our house. 509 more words

...of 'summer fruit', luxury toothpicks & avocado art...

Summer summer summer and here we are already into the last week of July!

A picture’s worth a 1,000 words—-

SOMETHING ABOUT….“nectarine and raspberry goats’ curd tart, cherry fool with spelt and rye chocolate chip cookies, & apricot pudding the basil sugar”. 102 more words

Finally! I Can Love My Lavender & Eat It, Too

A few years ago, I planted a lavender seedling in a backyard pot.

That seedling is now a bush:

It perfumes the air around our back porch. 527 more words


"May you taste, smell, and touch your dreams of a beautiful tomorrow." -  Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The first ripe peach off of our tree!  Summer is just not summer without big juicy peaches and I cannot wait for the cobblers and tarts and jams to come.  18 more words

What Did You See Today?

Summer pudding

Who doesn’t like summer fruits? I love summer and all the wonderful soft fruits we are treated to. I decide to make a summer pudding partly because it tastes delicious but also because it is vegan and sugar free. 164 more words

Redcurrant tart

Can you be bothered to make a redcurrant tart? You’d better be, as the bushes in the garden are dripping with fruit, and it’s such a good opportunity to eat pudding for breakfast. 613 more words