Author Archive for: ‘Stephanie’

Neigbours Dahlia Medium

Garden Blogger’s Bloom Day

Bloom Day November 15…October 2009 On the 15th of October I was still road tripping through the East so I missed out on my first Garden Blogger’s Bloom Day post.  But as soon as I arrived home I rushed out the the garden with the camera in tow and inspected all that was in bloom, as do most gardeners after being on vacation.  I then promptly put …

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Market Squash Large 2

Flora Friday: Squash

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Amazing Fall Foliage Large

Fall Foliage from East to West

Not long ago I returned from a trip through New England at the height of peak fall foliage. Driving from Ontario through Quebec, New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Maine gave a dynamic variety of scenery to drink in.  The colours lit up like neon signs when hit by the sun and changed so dramatically from the golden waves of black walnut, horse …

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Stunning Fall Color Asters

Wordless Wednesday: Asters in Stunning Fall Colours

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Blackberry Spelt Scones Medium

Blackberry Spelt Scones Recipe

  Ingredients: 2 cups whole grain spelt flour (or whole wheat) 1 cups unbleached flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/2 cup cold butter  2 large eggs 2/3 cup half and half 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cup FROZEN blackberries      (or other berries that are frozen fresh and can be separated frozen) Directions: Preheat oven to 425°F and line a baking …

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Waffles And Pears Medium

A Perfect Pearing for Breakfast

The time has finally come to open up my Vanilla Spice Pears from the summer’s canning adventures.  What a perfect “pearing” with these beautiful sourdough waffles.

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