We must be on the cusp of fall

Gaillardia x grandiflora 'Goblin' More is starting to happen in the kitchen now. Canning jars, fresh and dried herbs, pots and lids … and I have to get Derry's ever popular corn relish recipe.
 
A good excuse for a visit to Gabriola Island and Derry's garden.

It's been a challenging year in the garden, but not insurmountable. The harvest table and jars are filling with produce.

Yes, it's there lingering just around the corner…