Darcie Hossack

Darcie Hossack

The often-heard wisdom when bringing home a new companion is, “Don’t get too attached.”

Wednesday, 10 December 2014 09:31

Rising to the occasion a baker’s motto

Elsie does not like to bake. Her sisters are bakers. Her mother is a baker.

Thursday, 27 November 2014 08:41

Little Mixer that Could (n't)

Butter, sugar, eggs and extracts.

Wednesday, 19 November 2014 15:27

Woooo...party it (yawn) up

After being led to a semi-circle of rearranged dining room chairs, where a dozen or more other people look up with a mixture of real and pasted-on smiles, I’m worried.

Thursday, 23 October 2014 06:15

Alphabet Soup spells relief for a sick person

At first, when the room begins to spin, I tell myself there’s nothing wrong. I stood up too fast.

Wednesday, 08 October 2014 14:06

Fishing for tacos

Wednesday.

Wednesday, 24 September 2014 14:40

Building bridges via the preparation of food

It wasn’t an easy decision when Sam and Ellie decided, along with Sam’s mother, that the best thing for all of them would be to buy a house with a granny flat.

Thursday, 11 September 2014 06:32

A visit from the muffin elf

One of the things I like best about my house is the way it looks at night.

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 15:48

Gain a new appreciation running for peaches

The plan, back then, was simple enough.

Wednesday, 06 August 2014 15:03

Garden in the Grass

I do, after all, have generations of farming in my blood. So, equipped with a plastic sand bucket stuffed with a bundle of dollar store garden tools (our entire budget of $12), plus a weary hand-me-down spade, Chefhusband and I stood upon the earth in the backyard of our first ever rental house. And there, we began to plan our first ever corn patch.

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