Tag Archives: Valentine’s

Fancy Farm Girl – a new discovery for Wine Wednesday

I hardly feel qualified to write about wine. I’m not a trained sommelier, though I have attended many tutored tastings and I’ve certainly read a great deal about wine. I won’t let a lack of credentials stop me, though! Much … Continue reading

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Pinwheel Cookies

Growing up, these were one of my very favourite Christmas cookies. It was only when I first made them by myself in my 20s that I came to really appreciate my Mom having made them year after year, given that … Continue reading

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A Romantic Dinner for Two Menu

It’s surprising how many things one should consider when planning to cook a romantic dinner for two. Obviously, if you’re trying to impress someone, you want to deliver a meal that is both delicious and attractive, but what are the … Continue reading

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Duck with Blackberry Sauce

This delightful dish is actually very quick to make (especially if you make the sauce a day ahead) and is as impressive as many restaurant offerings. Duck is becoming much more readily available – I’ve even seen good quality frozen … Continue reading

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