Archive | October, 2011

Dutch Apple Pie

14 Oct

Before apple-picking season winds up, I’d like to share my favourite recipe for apple tart. This is the one I just did for Thanksgiving–the one I make every year for Thanksgiving in fact, because I’ve never been tempted to cheat […]

Perfect Eggs from the “Flawed Farm”

2 Oct

I had no idea that hens were cuddly. I learned this from Zach, a young chicken whisperer, last weekend. Zach lives with his parents, Christen and Trevor Shepherd, and his five siblings at Cobble Hill Farm, a sanctuary for rescue farm animals, near Stratford, Ontario. The family puts a lot of time and love into rehabilitating abandoned and neglected creatures.