Spring is quite late this year. We had only one blossom on our forsythia. The chives and garlic have come up but there is no sign yet of thyme, sage, or summer savoury.
We bicycled to High Park a couple of mornings ago to look at the cherry trees not blossoming and then saw news that they probably won’t really blossom this year at all. Some of the apples and ornamental plums were just starting to blossom. The only tree that was in full magnificent bloom was a Magnolia.
So, while Cathy’s suggestion that we show off “our festive Spring Focaccia” was a welcome one, it was also going to prove to be a bit tricky. (continue reading )