The Sassy Saskatoon

“Are these blueberries? Or cranberries,” I queried, knowing they weren’t quite the right colour for either. “They’re Saskatoons berries,” the farmer’s market vender replied. “Saskatoon berries,” I effused. “Saskatoon berries! Well, I’ll buy a carton.” (Just an aside: “Saskatoon berries.” Say it once to yourself. Outloud. “Ssssaskatoooooon.”) Of course, I … Continue reading

Totaling tea

Were you to look into my kitchen cabinets, it might be reasonable to assume a few things about she who accumulated their contents. Not unlike judging a book by it’s cover, of which I am in favour. For example, the eleven cutting boards (seven dishwasherable plastic, two bamboo and one … Continue reading