Tag Archives: strawberries

Finally, it’s here. Canning season.

This year’s long, wet spring has finally relinquished its hold. After a few weeks of summer weather Vancouver’s Lower Mainland is enjoying the full diversity of summer produce and the opportunity to eat something fresh other than leafy greens. I’m … Continue reading

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Summer in a jar

It’s a balancing act, really. Keeping enough fresh food on hand to satisfy the appetite, but not so much that it spoils before you can eat it. Put summer’s bounty of berries into the mix, and you may find yourself … Continue reading

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Humble pie

Pie makes you feel comforted, warm, and loved—especially if someone else makes it for you. As with most things, the homemade variety trumps store-bought every time. It’s as if you can taste the love and care. For those who make … Continue reading

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Hail the red berries

I’ve been waiting for red berry season. I know I’m not alone. Rejoice, friends, for it has finally arrived. The strawberries were out a couple of weeks ago, later than usual, but still beating out the other berries. There are … Continue reading

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