Making maple syrup

Inspired by our visit to the Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival at the Kortright Centre a few weeks ago Warren and his little helper set out to tap all the three maple trees in our yard.  The maple syrup making season is short and lasts only for as long the temperature …

Project peek

Here’s a quick peek into what has been keeping me busy: The first project is a quilt for Marta and Liliana’s room. Progress is slow but at least it is moving. The second is a set of seven aprons for children.We are hosting a birthday party for Marta this Sunday …

Stocking for the Winter

Well, not really. We made some wild raspberry jam just for the fun it. Picking raspberries is a huge hit with Marta …

This morning…

…we had homemade organic sourdough croissants for breakfast. How fancy is that! Warren is busy practicing. In two weeks time we are …

Homemade ice cream

Back in 2008 Warren asked for a hand crank ice cream maker as his birthday present. We were still living in England …

New bread baking workshop

If you live in the Toronto area come join Warren for a fun day of baking bread! Check here for pictures of …