Slow Food, Plum Jam

Jam making is a good way to preserve a bountiful harvest, especially if you’re like me and consider jam to be a major food group. Making jam is also a good introduction to canning and preserving;  due to the high sugar content it tends to be the easiest in regards to food safety issues. I…

Back to School, really

I’ve had a beautiful and relaxing summer and now it’s time for me to return to the real world and my paying job. Don’t get me wrong, I am grateful for the job that I have, it’s just going to be an, adjustment. As a kid going back to school was a relief, I loved…

Thank you Marion Kane

I’ve been missing my Mom a lot lately. Probably because I’m working on a few decorating projects around my house.  A passion for decor and design was the one thing that my Mom and I had in common. I could always count on her for a colour consult.  Interior design was always neutral ground. My…