Monthly Archives: December 2011

The end has come

Well, the end of the vegetable garden,¬†anyway. Just yesterday morning I said to a friend, “How about some leek and potato soup this week? I have a ton of leeks and they need to be harvested before the ground freezes.” … Continue reading

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Strawberry cookies

Growing up, my mother baked a few special¬†treats at Christmas time. She made naniamo bars and shortbread (always complaining about the price of butter). She helped us make shaped sugar cookies a few times, even using coloured “paint” to decorate … Continue reading

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