How does your Garden Grow…..

​Enjoy the bounty of your garden by preserving!  Read on for "My Tips" for Saving Summer Tastes for the winter blues.....See my recipe for "Basil Oil" (below) ~ Keeps for 3 months ~ drizzle it on everything!!!! Gardening in Newfoundland is always unpredictable!  The fog and the wind play havoc on many a crop and [...]

Life Around the Bay with “Fruit on the Bottom” Rhubarb Cake

Life Around the Bay with “Fruit on the Bottom” Rhubarb Cake

Life “Around the Bay” in Newfoundland has been busy!!!  And I am LOVING it! This is my favorite time of year 🙂  The super long, dreary, dark days of winter are FINALLY over and the bright, sunny, warm days of spring are FINALLY here! The grass is greener, my flowers are starting to grow, the [...]

Green Tomatoes Red Tomatoes Canned Tomatoes

Green Tomatoes Red Tomatoes Canned Tomatoes

So you have green tomatoes and are wondering what to do with them??? Keep reading and you'll find out 🙂 About 2 weeks ago I started an experiment not knowing if it would work or not! I have not had much luck with my tomatoes this year.  I started my own from seed and I [...]

3 Quick and Healthy Side Dishes

3 Quick and Healthy Side Dishes

Happy Saturday!!! It's a cool and crisp day and fall has definitely arrived!  Yay! Time to haul out my favorite sweaters, scarves and boots. This time of year, I'm always heading out to craft or farmer's markets and I don't want to spend a lot of time in the kitchen.  So throw something on the bbq [...]

The View from Newfoundland #1

The View from Newfoundland #1

I thought I would show you around the bay today and share a few pictures of my beautiful province of Newfoundland. For those of you that don't know, Newfoundland, Canada, is the eastern most point of North America, jutting way out into the Atlantic ocean.  We are an island that is only accessible by boat or plane. The island of [...]