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Meet our Mighty Mato!

Meet our Mighty Mato!

When I heard a lot of people have been disappointed with their grafted tomatoes from President’s Choice, new this year, I figured I’d better weigh in with this bruiser of a brandywine from our back-lane garden. No, it’s not the least bit round, but it was delicious!

Store-bought holiday helpers

Soon to be Christmas, friend Lindsay wrote on the invitation to her annual craft fair. Once visitors have admired her exquisite silver jewelry, she plies them with mulled wine and her famous mincemeat tarts with brandy butter. Lindsay may be the only Canadian cooking from scratch this holiday season. With all the festive snacks, appetizers, mains and desserts filling supermarket shelves, entertaining friends … Continue reading