Marjorie Harris

UP COMING APPEARANCES

I'll be at Ben McNallys wonderful Brunch with Books at the KinG Edward Hotel this Sunday, March 28 at the King Edward Hotel (best eggs benedict ever) starting at 10 a.m. Next Tuesday I'm speaking at The Toronto Botanical Gardens at 7:30.  That's March 30.  And...

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Spring Floods and other worries

I came home from a glorious concert by Tara BAxendale at the Vaughn Playhouse to a flood in the back yard and weird sump pump sounds from the basement. Good thing Tara is a wonderful singer, writer, lyricist, and performer. Took the edge off what's happening...

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Dinner at Grano

Tonight is the fundraiser for Toronto Botanical Gardens at Grano. Some tickets are left if you can come. Shinan Govani did a really adorable mention of it in the National Post on Sat: Really looking forward to this event. And will get back...

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Let’s have dinner

Two of my favourite places are The Toronto Botanical Garden and Grano, Roberto Martella's great restaurant. We're bringing both of them together on: Monday, March 8 - 6 p.m. Thriftiest event of the season! Marjorie Harris at Grano 2035 Yonge Street, Toronto Tickets: $100 includes book, dinner, wine, a talk...

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Carpinteria nursery

We had a great tootle about with friends Karin and Neil who love looking at nurseries as much as I do. We found one not far from The Carp called Island View (see www.islandviewnursery.com) and found a treasure trove of marvelous plants. [caption id="attachment_1641" align="alignleft" width="150"...

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Carpinteria Ca

Here is our beach looking north toward Santa Barbara.  It has a wild look to it and in the winter,  though the beaches are never empty but they have few people walking along the shore. The storms passing through this area have mean huge mud...

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