What is a Brown Marmorated Stink Bug? They arrived in the province of BC in approximately 2015 so are a newer invasive species and Fall is the time of year they are looking for somewhere to winter over. As I have no knowledge or experience with these bugs it is a huge learning curve. This […]
Biodiversity & ecosystems: plants, animals & habitat, climate change.
2019 was barely underway and Caramel & Parsley’s Twitter feed was overflowing with articles and information on the Low Carbohydrate Lifestyle, health and dieting, weather disasters, massive fish deaths in Australia and the USA was into its third week of government shutdown. What a “blockbuster” start to the year in the first few days … […]
Recently a friend went to work on a family Maple Syrup farm in southern Quebec, a Canadian eastern province with much history and tradition. It was interesting to learn more about where our delicious world famous Canadian Maple Syrup is grown and the traditions around the harvesting in the Springtime. Here is some information about […]
Over the past four years I have read a mountain of books on a variety of topics. Following is a very short list of a few you may enjoy reading for learning and reference. They cover a range of topics but stay close to Caramel and Parsley’s interests these days, namely: our health (food) and […]
Climate & Australia : is having an extraordinary time at the moment and the last year has been overwhelming. It seems each day when reading the current news there is another climate associated disaster in this “sunburnt country“. I have seen some of these occurrences, firsthand, such as the migration of the Bairnsdale flying […]