Happy Canada Day!

Happy Canada Day!

Happy Canada Day!   In preparation for my annual celebrations, I made a practice batch (read: more for me) of Strawberry Fritters. Since my Strawberry Picking Extravaganza I’ve been on berry overload, so I wanted to try something a little bit different with the local fruit. This recipe from Her Cup of Joy provided the [...]

The First of the Summer Strawberries

The First of the Summer Strawberries

  For me, strawberry picking rivals Christmas tree hunting. Perhaps this is a bold statement to make for my first blog post, but hand-on-heart, it’s true. Not only does berry picking herald the arrival of summer, but there is a certain Zen about a field of strawberries. Starting in mid-June, I keep a close eye [...]