Tag Archives: Baking

When you’ve got a ravishing array of juicy apricots ripening in the sun.. surely a freshly made glistening batch of Apricot Jam is in order? There is something so convivial about sparkling jam jars! And when you’ve got a morning’s worth of Peach Bottoms reposing in the rain.. surely a lovely Plumpish Peach Pie is in order? ♥ I’m […]

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I’m back from a brief escape to Vernon in the Okanagan Valley, where I had the loveliest time to write and reflect. ♥ I enjoyed a sunny lunch with my parents and my brother Richard, who is visiting us from his home in Hong Kong. ♥ Thankfully, I was also able to practice my Alvin the Chipmunk […]

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I’ve a poem, some photos from my garden and a recipe today.. scroll down to the recipe if you wish. Have a lovely Sunday! ♥ Flowers are just beginning to bloom in my garden.. { I clipped a few lilacs and was so pleased to have their heady scent in the kitchen while I baked. } […]

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I’ve decided my favourite flower { today } is the peony… their palest tint of blush pink and muted white is so delicate. It’s also their sweet, fluted ruffles.. and clusters of buttery petals that draw you in. Their scent is indescribable.. of all the flowers in my garden, these peppery lovelies smell of spring and the earth in […]

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A Pretty in Pink bridal shower.. almost always means white linen.. and pink flowers, of course. Where there are flowers, there must be rose petals.. tossed under a ballet pink gauzy tulle, to look like a Flower Girl’s dress. X’s and O’s filled with sweetheart conversation hearts saying, “Tweet Me”.. and ripe strawberries in heart shaped […]

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