Come Home to the Food Fishery

This year is the 30th anniversary of the cod moratorium with its corresponding effect on rural Newfoundland. But in Petty Harbour on a summer weekend, it feels like the good times never ended.  That’s because on Saturdays, Sundays and...

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Seal the Deal

I know this post isn’t going to be for everybody.   But I have successfully completed a very Newfoundland-specific culinary challenge and wanted to share. I have cooked my first seal flippers. And if I do say so myself, they are FREAKING...

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Food Literacy 101

Food literacy means being proficient in food related skills and knowledge. And at a time when food prices are spiking and many people feel confused about food in general, developing food-related skills and knowledge is more important than ever....

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All my life I’ve dreamt of living in a cottage by the sea. And growing up in land-locked Toronto, that seemed like a pretty big dream. But now here I am, happily puttering around in my forever home (the only way they are getting me out is feet...

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All I want for Christmas

For those of us who are young at heart but no longer in our first youth, Christmas lists usually consist of pretty simple things. A full night’s sleep without having to get up to pee; a pair of warm socks; booze and lots of it. You get the idea....

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Wild Mother Provisions - Janet Harron Bio Pic


Founder, Wild Mother Provisions