With You Still

a visual journal by kristin sjaarda
New #pewter pitcher from my mom’s trip to the #Netherlands. Thanks mom! I love it! #nasturtium  #showmeyourflora

New #pewter pitcher from my mom’s trip to the #Netherlands. Thanks mom! I love it! #nasturtium #showmeyourflora

The fountain in the park is my kid’s favorite place to swim. Which leads me to the obvious question: was this where #bieber liked to swim? #summertime #swimming #stratford.  (at Upper Queens Park)

The fountain in the park is my kid’s favorite place to swim. Which leads me to the obvious question: was this where #bieber liked to swim? #summertime #swimming #stratford. (at Upper Queens Park)

After a totally enjoyable of shooting at @savourstratford @carriewreford made us a perfect @waltercaesar with @dillonsdistills gin. Does she know I’ll work for drinks!?🍹 (at Stratford)

After a totally enjoyable of shooting at @savourstratford @carriewreford made us a perfect @waltercaesar with @dillonsdistills gin. Does she know I’ll work for drinks!?🍹 (at Stratford)

A highlight of the tasting tent at #savourstratford. #seabuckthorn #popcicles from #theoldprune (at Stratford)

A highlight of the tasting tent at #savourstratford. #seabuckthorn #popcicles from #theoldprune (at Stratford)

With all that backyard #bounty I made a salad. #saladof2014 #peaches #purslane #nasturtium #dandelion #kale #thyme #basil #chicken #mozzerella #edibleflowers @thefeedfeed #summertime @kessa_patouche

With all that backyard #bounty I made a salad. #saladof2014 #peaches #purslane #nasturtium #dandelion #kale #thyme #basil #chicken #mozzerella #edibleflowers @thefeedfeed #summertime @kessa_patouche

I’m astounded by the stuff in the #garden. I planted the #kale and #tomato and #nasturtium but the #purslane and #dandelion just showed up.

I’m astounded by the stuff in the #garden. I planted the #kale and #tomato and #nasturtium but the #purslane and #dandelion just showed up.

The boys #foraged these purple flowers and brought them to me, roots still attached. The candelabra is a new acquisition from @mrshuizengas #myhouse #mymantel #dutchpewter

The boys #foraged these purple flowers and brought them to me, roots still attached. The candelabra is a new acquisition from @mrshuizengas #myhouse #mymantel #dutchpewter

Digging in the Dufferin dirt. #lordoftheflies #dufferingrove #summertime #toronto  (at Dufferin Grove Farmers Market)

Digging in the Dufferin dirt. #lordoftheflies #dufferingrove #summertime #toronto (at Dufferin Grove Farmers Market)

Summer abundance. #wildblueberries #raspberries #currants #linen #colour #generousseason #generousfriend @pheonawright  (at High Park)

Summer abundance. #wildblueberries #raspberries #currants #linen #colour #generousseason #generousfriend @pheonawright (at High Park)

Last view. Goodbye, SF. #sanfrancisco #fortmason #goldengatebridge

Last view. Goodbye, SF. #sanfrancisco #fortmason #goldengatebridge