Traditions

Traditions I’ve just finished making a grocery list for the holidays. All the girls are coming home and we love doing some of the cooking and baking together. There are…

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How do you like your tourtière?

How do you like your tourtière? I’m pretty traditional in my taste for tourière and possibly boring making tourière. I say this because I do not really waver from the…

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Grandma French’s Hand-Pies

When I was little, I spent many summers visiting my grandparents on their farm in Michigan about a third of the way up the western side of the state right…

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Craft

I started doing workshops at the farm not because I’m an expert in instruction or even have expert knowledge but because there are certain things that I love doing. Craft…

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Grandma French’s Stuffing Recipe

My niece, Claire, asked me yesterday for the stuffing recipe that we had for Canadian Thanksgiving. My brother and his family spontaneously flew up for the holiday this past October…

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Holiday Planning: Gatherings

It is not Halloween but we know that planning for Christmas can be downright scary! Whether you are planning a family outing or a corporate event, the task of planning…

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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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Bread and Jam
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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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