Monthly Archives: November 2013

An Abundance of Quinces…

They dined on mince, and slices of quince Which they ate with a runcible spoon; And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, They danced in the light of the moon – “The Owl and the Pussycat” Edward … Continue reading

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We’ve got the Beet(s)!

I love almost all root vegetables, especially this time of year but one of my favourites is beets.  I’m not particularly a fan of raw beet but once they are cooked, I will happily devour them in many different ways: … Continue reading

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Sunday Night Sausage & Broccolini Pasta

It was a steamy day yesterday…and unfortunately that doesn’t mean that I was in a lovely sunny tropical place.   I tackled the dreaded, long delayed task of steam cleaning my carpets.  Four hours of steam cleaning left me exhausted … Continue reading

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Home is the Hunter…

The SO arrived home yesterday from ‘hunt camp’ – stoked on testosterone after a successful week up north.  He bagged a 10 point buck – I don’t even know what this means but apparently it is a big thing… Amongst … Continue reading

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Dining Solo…

While waiting for a friend at a local bistro a few nights ago I was fascinated by a woman sitting by herself, reading a book and enjoying a wonderful meal and a glass of wine.  She looked like someone that … Continue reading

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Simple Autumn Dinner…

The weather has turned cold here in Toronto, and even though the mornings are now lighter, the darkness at 5pm is getting me down… After a very food-indulgent weekend, I wanted something last night for dinner that was comforting & … Continue reading

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