Straight from the fields

My Favorite Things

Sabrina Pokomandy, Account Manager, Highline Mushrooms


From greenhouse-grown bell peppers, cucumbers, and tomatoes, to her current role at mushroom pioneer Highline, Sabrina has seen the produce landscape evolve across Canada. With all this industry knowledge in her repertoire, and a bright future ahead, we thought we’d tap this fresh produce lover and ask, what are a few of her favorite things?

  • My Husband, Harold Paivarinta
  • Golf
  • Palm Springs/Desert, California
  • My Cats, Oscar & Felix
  • Cruises
  • Le Creuset Cookware
  • Foie Gras
  • Dean Martin, Louis Prima, Frank Sinatra
  • Cake Decorating

"He’s my best friend."
"Such a great game in nice weather."
"I’ve been going there since I was a child."
"They are the best cuddlers in the world."
"Great way to disconnect from everything."
"Cooking for Sunday family dinners and homestyle braised dishes are my favorite."
"Any way, seared or in a pâté—I just love it."
"I grew up listening to them, and I listen to them while I cook or swim."
"Though I am not the best at it, I find it relaxing!"