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How to Make Zucchini Pucks

I can’t tell you how many times I got asked  ‘WHAT are you going to do with ALL that squash!?’ when I shared the photo below on my Facebook page last week! I replied that it’s a great question. This year our zucchini/summer squash harvest has been extremely bountiful. So much we’re a little sick of eating […]

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Are You Craving a Healthier & More Natural Lifestyle?

I absolutely love information. Ever since I was a kid I gravitated towards books. libraries and knowledge. Even though it’s been years since University, I still have that constant desire to learn new things and expand my awareness. Although I prefer printed books, the online world is a valuable resource with less of a carbon footprint. […]

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In the Garden: Sept 9th

The evenings are cool these days, sometimes dropping to 7C/44.6F. Because of this I made the decision to pull up the tomatoes, which were light green, and get them to ripen up inside as it’s much warmer. We’ve njoyed many big harvests this past week. We ended up with about 70lbs of tomatoes ( a mix of […]

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20 Questions for Your Garden Journal

Ok so you’re likely swamped with harvests, back to school rhythm, or maybe enjoying a few more days of summer, but NOW is the best time to write down some notes in your garden journal before you forget them. It doesn’t have to be long, but if you’re serious about gardening it really helps to […]

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The Shifting of the Seasons: Garden Journal for August 28th

There’s a shift in the air these days. As August draws to a close, everyone knows summer’s almost at an end. The temperatures have been getting cooler, especially at night, we’ve even had sweaters on some of the days. I do believe we’ll still get another heat wave before Autumn fully settles in, or at least […]

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Signed Permaculture Book G*I*V*E*A*W*A*Y* !

I love permaculture and absolutely love pretty garden designs, throw them together and you have a spectacular and functional backyard. Michael Judd does an amazing job in his book ‘Edible Landscaping with a Permaculture Twist’ at offering inspiring and beautiful projects that you can do at home. This book is super easy and fun to read with great step-by-step instructions […]