Cooking With Kids: Simple Kid-Friendly Recipes

Trying to get kids eating healthy can be difficult. Trying to get them to eat local, seasonal, sometimes unfamiliar veggies can be even more of a challenge. But pairing some seasonal fruits and vegetables with other foods they’re more familiar with can be a good way to ease kids into eating, and thinking more locally and sustainably. With a little creativity, you might find that … Continue reading Cooking With Kids: Simple Kid-Friendly Recipes

Lavandula Angustifolia, and Some Pretty Delightful Cookies

Mention of lavender often brings to mind shimmering Provencal fields, or perhaps a quaint purple bush in an English backyard, but one might not immediately associate this hardy herb with a Nova Scotia family farm. But it does grow here, and is rather well suited to finicky Maritime weather. I visited with the co-owner of Seafoam lavender, Dave Belt, as he was manning his stall … Continue reading Lavandula Angustifolia, and Some Pretty Delightful Cookies