Farms

In Search of Black Currant – Forbidden American Fruit

In Search of Black Currant – Forbidden American Fruit

 The holidays were over, but I still couldn’t pull myself together and start writing again. Dark days and cold weather were not helping at all. On the positive side, we finally bought a camera and I was spending weekends making desserts, and taking pictures. That means I […]

Where To Buy A Christmas Tree in GTA

Where To Buy A Christmas Tree in GTA

We don’t like artificial Christmas trees. We had one for some time and mostly because we had a carpet in our living room. Cleaning pine needles from the carpet never sounded attractive to any of us. Once the carpet had been replaced with laminate we started […]

Mother’s Day Weekend

Mother’s Day Weekend

As days are becoming longer and warmer, we all are coming back to life. Heavy jackets and boots are stored away until next winter. The time of hats and sandals has begun. Patio furniture is getting unveiled along with barbeques and lawnmowers. Parking at Home Depot […]

Christmas Holidays

Christmas Holidays

As many of us, we became extremely busy around Christmas holidays. Buying gifts for our children and their significant others, looking for new recipes and purchasing ingredients, you know, all these important things parents usually do. First, we needed a perfect Christmas tree. Where can […]

Applewood Farm Winery

Applewood Farm Winery

  Finding a parking spot wasn’t an easy task at Applewood Farm Winery – the place was packed when we arrived. It was still raining, but the gloomy weather couldn’t scare off the visitors desperate to get the most out of the long weekend. The farm […]

Hinterland Growers

Hinterland Growers

It’s been a very pleasant surprise to discover Hinterland Growers organic farm so close to our home which is providing fresh produce grown using organically sustainable methods. It takes only about 20 minutes of driving to get from Oshawa to the farm in Port Perry. . […]