Uptown Saint John seafood pie

Uptown Saint John seafood pie

For a Maritimer, seafood and Christmas go hand in hand. It’s not that we don’t eat fish and seafood the other eleven months of the year; we do! At Christmas time it’s different. We honour the bounty of the sea that surrounds … Continue reading

waiting for my kid

The moment that Meaghan told me that she was leaving home defined the beginning of a new mother daughter connection. We would learn to condense our relationship into meaningful but limited periods of time. I can’t believe that four years have … Continue reading

my mother’s day at the farm

my mother’s day at the farm

It was a quiet day. A day of talking about life with my daughter Sara. We tried to pick fiddleheads but found we were a week late. Old time farmers have a lovely saying. ‘When bilberry blossoms are as big as … Continue reading

Savour @ St. Andrews by the Sea

Savour @ St. Andrews by the Sea

There is nothing I love better than having somebody cook for me. It matters not whether the food is edible although it is a lovely plus! The idea that someone would take time from their day to consider a menu, … Continue reading

Lemon Drowned Cod and Fraises des Bois

Lemon Drowned Cod and Fraises des Bois

Whenever my family is together we, literally, move from one meal to the next. It’s not a conscious thing. We just love to cook and eat together! Being at the farm has only heightened our passion. Canada Day weekend was no exception. … Continue reading