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A relaunch and our farmer’s market premier!

It would be too much of an emotional trip to detail the last few years without a lot of personal sharing that is a bit more private than this blog is meant for. The trials and tribulations within our family … Continue reading

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Italy update: Introducing our label!

It has been a while since we posted something but we have been keeping busy plus we had some life drama to deal with. Unfortunately, our mother suffered a broken leg the same day she was released from the hospital … Continue reading

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The re-education of the sisters: Holiday special

Over the holidays we had the pleasure of staying with Mary and Anna in Swinford, County Mayo (Ireland) for our second round of “life on the farm” lessons. Our mother accompanied usĀ andĀ jumped on board to push herself beyond urban retirement … Continue reading

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Italian Update: and the walls came tumbling down!

Our Italian farmhouse came with a barn. It survived the many years without feathery or furry occupants only by the hairs of its chinny-chin chin. It desperately needed emergency surgery and fast! During our last trip we noticed tiles had … Continue reading

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Italian update: Life is a driveway

This summer the house renovations involved large rocks, small rocks, loud machinery, bureaucracy, pissing off the neighbours and dust – lots and lots of dust. A full arc of activity and emotions! As our time in Italy can only be … Continue reading

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The re-education of the sisters: Bees

After our Massachusetts cheese safari, Steffanie and I along with Kathryn – our lifelong pal headed out to the rolling hills and chilly springtime lakes of Northern Ontario. To Restoule to be exact. Restoule is located about an hour and … Continue reading

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The re-education of the sisters: Cheese

As part of a gift from our dear mother, we headed off to the wilds of Massachusetts to attend a cheese making seminar given by the Queen of Cheese – Riki Carroll of the New England Cheese Making Company. The … Continue reading

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