Ode to the Tomato

With our Tomato Basil Supper just around the corner, we thought it was fitting to place one of our favourite seasonal fruits in the spotlight! Tomatoes are also a specialty…

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Fire & Smoke

I have always loved cooking outside and eating outside. I wouldn’t call myself a big spit and saucy bbq type of person, I just love the concept of cooking traditionally…

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Ode to the Canadian Butter Tart

The countdown to July 1st is on! As Canadians we celebrate the date when the three separate colonies of ‘Canada’ ( Quebec and Ontario), Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, came…

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Wild Things

I really didn’t know much about foraging when I moved to the country. My years living in Vermont ended as a young adult and those years, I confess I wasn’t…

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Celebrating Mothers

As we finally delve into spring, there are so many things to look forward to - warmer days and more sun, getting your hands in the soil, spring clean out…

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Earth Day

Today is a big day for us at South Pond! It is April 22nd, 2017 - also known as Earth Day! If you are unfamiliar with Earth Day, or more…

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Bread and Jam

My grandparents lived in the small community of Shelby, Michigan just near the coast of Lake Michigan. They had a one hundred acre farm perched on a small hill with…

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Rethinking Waste

I like to consider myself the woman behind the curtains at South Pond. I am the oldest daughter of four and South Pond is my home. I have helped my…

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John the Carpenter

Add MediaInsert Download VisualText Periodically we profile artists, influencers, people that make South Pond the magical place that it is for me and for others. John Matchett also known as…

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