Harvesting Rhubarb

Harvesting Rhubarb

Posted by: on Jul 24, 2011 | No Comments

How I wish we photographed the rhubarb before harvesting. Not only is rhubarb consumable, but it looks gorgeous in the yard; it gets to be quite tall and vibrant. It’s so pretty in the backyard that I’m always saddened just before harvesting — then I remember all the deliciousness that will come from it: rhubarb pie, nectar, jam, chutney, turnovers.

Canada Day Brunch

Canada Day Brunch

Posted by: on Jul 1, 2011 | No Comments

What a beautiful day to enjoy a quick and delicious brunch on your deck. When I woke up, Eric had a surprise Canada Day brunch prepared. Free-range scrambled eggs, maple-glazed roasted bacon, and mimosas.

Tuna and Avocado Tartare

Tuna and Avocado Tartare

Posted by: on Jun 15, 2011 | No Comments

Eric and I had no dinner plans and decided to stop by the grocery store on our way home from work. We hoped the sight of some fresh delicious ingredients would inspire dinner, and that it did.