Monthly Archives: June 2009

Frisky Framboise

In the back of our fridge sits a couple jars of brandied Okanagan cherries and a jar of vodka-fied wild cranberries, their syrups rich and loaded with flavour. And although we are rationing them, nothing quite compares to the slender … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Doña Cata

With a Mex-travaganza trip on the horizon for the autumn of 2010, what is a girl to do in the meantime to satiate her salsa appetite? Visit Doña Cata with Spanish speaking friends for 8 kinds of mouth-steaming salsa, paired … Continue reading

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Consider us quenched

Having just returned from the Osoyoos desert, I am having a hard time accepting that the +34°C we encountered didn’t travel with us. I had quickly grown accustomed to dips in the pool to cool off between sipping endless styles … Continue reading

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How does your garden grow?

Another summer started is another year I forgot to submit my name to snag a community garden plot! But this year I decided to do the next best thing and put together a small potted garden full of greens, to … Continue reading

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