Growing up Farm Girl

It’s been an interesting time trying to balance everything lately, but is there such a thing as balance? Who knows….but what I do know, is recently I took some “down time” (hence the lack of blog posts.. womp..womp) and reflected on my life and what areas need restored focus. It’s amazing how this type of…

Up close with Ontario Farmers

After studying Food & Farming at Durham College for 2 years and then working under a well-known farming family, I decided to get up close with some of our farmers and shine a little light on who grows food in Ontario.  When we eat local, who is the actual person behind the shovel?  Who is watering,…

The Day Starbucks Got Me to Drink Coffee

For those who don’t know me, let me start here…. I kinda, sorta, all the way, hate coffee. I occasionally drink iced coffee in the summer and that’s mainly because I thought it was the “weak crap” a true coffee loving connoisseur would avoid.  If the “coffee people’ hated it, then I’d give it a…