Grow. Cook. Eat. Share. Turns One!

Today is the first blog-iversary for Grow. Cook. Eat. Share. We’ve been pretty busy around here this past year. For those of you interested, here are some highlights from our family’s activities and experiences this year. Our Celebrations Our baby turned two this year. Which means I no longer have a baby. A stage in my life is over, and we are […]

Lightly Blackened Mayne Island Ling Cod

  It’s that time of year again… time to unwind and relax on Mayne Island. And nothing says Mayne Island more than a fresh caught feast straight out of the Pacific!     Our kids love to help drop the crab trap, and do a little jigging in the waters just off of the island. So far, we have […]

Pan Seared Salmon Cakes

On the eve of my family’s summer vacation, I felt frantic and rushed. I wanted to feed my family a healthy meal but I just didn’t have the ingredients or the inspiration to pull something together. We had slowly been emptying our fridge, preparing to be gone for the following week. Then I remembered reading […]

Unplugged: 35 Road Trip Activities for Pre-School and School Aged Kids

The road trips of my childhood were on the verge of serene. My mom would read to us and man the CD player, while my dad drove from point A to point B without breaking a sweat. Our time was peppered with conversations but there was also a lot of quiet. Either I remember nothing of the reality of […]