When it comes to food the word organic is bandied about and means a hundred different things to a hundred different people. Oftentimes interpretation depends on which country you are living in. When we go shopping at the local grocery store or farmers market and see a food product labelled “organic” what does this mean. […]
Mostly "organic" vegetable gardening including flowers, composting, vegetable varieties et al.
It’s that time of year when we are reminded that depending on where we live, we share our space with many wild animals especially if living in smaller provincial British Columbia cities. While staying in the Kootenays during spring it was quite usual to be walking or driving and see wild animals, especially deer, throughout […]
Gardening is more an addiction than a hobby and there is a financial cost to gardening but here are some great tips I have used (and still use) over the years to save money . . . . Definition of Frugal (ality) : “Practising or marked by economy as in the expenditure of money or […]
. . . and the Vegetable Garden, garbage cans and ultimately your house ! In the past we have had the rare occurrence of a black bear in a garden waste compost, squirrels and other rodents tasting our zucchini and ripe tomatoes but this is a first – a very smart raccoon (Procyon lotor) who […]
I know ~ they are all vegetables. Or are they ? Three “musts” for your garden this year! No matter how small or large your vegetable garden is, here are three vegetables I highly recommend growing. They will thrive in the corner of your garden (a sunny part) or in a large container. Reasons for Choice […]