Profile of Cynthia Stone

Cynthia is a writer, editor and teacher in St. John's. Her weekly column Everyday Kitchen appears Saturday on the Food & Drink page, in the Lifestyles section

All articles of Cynthia Stone

  • Is the cod back?

    Naturally we are bemoaning markets and there’s no break from the constant bickering between harvesters and processors, but I’m allowing a tiny ...

  • Vegetables rule our fall

    The potatoes and carrots and beets are finally starting to taste exactly as they should. We’ll have to wait a bit for an early frost to whip the ...

  • For kids only: how to beat back-to-school stress

    Returning to school after a long, warm summer is stressful for both kids and parents, so today is a diversion for the former and maybe a break ...

  • Bring on the blueberries

    The experts are telling us to expect a bumper crop of blue beauties, and my mouth is watering … so many recipes, so little time.Blueberry lemon ...

  • Bakeapple celebration

    Berries indigenous to our province are hearty and flavouful and they deserve all our attention in the kitchen. I know they’re hard to pick and ...

  • Fishing for cod recipes

    You’d think we would run out of ways to cook fresh cod, all the years we’ve been talking about it. You probably have three or four go-to recipes, ...

  • Mid-week holiday

    I find myself explaining Regatta Day not only to Upper Canadians and Americans, but also to my own relatives here on the island. You have to ...

  • For meat lovers and vegetarians

    So many more people are choosing some or all vegetarian options these days, it’s impossible not to consider that when you’re having people over. ...

  • Meal deal salads

    Do you like those super one-bowl salad meals the fast-food joints are serving now? You get a plastic tray of veggies, a bagful of little ...

  • Bring the taste of the streets into your backyard

    Summer festivals are wonderful, not only because of the shows but also because of the food. Who doesn’t like street grub? Anyone who visits New ...