Author Archives: kunstkitchen

About kunstkitchen

Visual artist and writer hunting words, languages, visions, and insight in my kitchen - connecting Art (Kunst) and culture and slow food cooking. Classically trained artist. Paint and draw with traditional materials. Live in the Northland where it's six months of winter. Appreciate the little things in life. Sharing food and art experiences and the lessons that my talented and generous friends have given me.

Pavlova – Make Sweet Treats = Kids’ Candy Kisses

Chris, the father of five-year old Sy made a recipe together from the cookbook “Pavlova” by Genevieve Knights. For this sweet treat Sy and Chris concocted Strawberry Candy Kisses from the Recipe for Peppermint Candy Kisses. Continue reading

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Memorial Day = A Day of Memory for the World – Words of the Buddha

On this day please honor those who are gone with a moment of silence. Thanks for stopping by my kitchen. Have a peaceful day wherever you may be.  

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A Contemplative Life = Camera Obscura* – Poem for a Poet

Ted is a poet and teacher of poetry, who has kindly published some of my poems in Canada in Transitions Magazine. Ted Dyck is the editor of this regional magazine. Continue reading

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Lake of Isles ~ The Canada Geese Picnic at the Lake & How to Cope with Humans

Lake of the Isles is one of the three lakes inside of the city. It’s closed of to traffic and that’s since the start of the Shutdown stage. It is a place of beauty lined by mansions. Every year there a few Canada Geese who stop over Continue reading

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Salmon Burgers Recipe = Easy to Make & Freeze

A quick and easy meal for anyone is this Salmon Burger Recipe I found a demo on Youtube that was short and helpful. Continue reading

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