Transform Lawn To Food production. Join the growing number of people, who are taking responsibility for their health, food security and climate change, by planting gardens & trees. I own an Urban Farm Stand that offers fresh organic produce, build new gardens and provide seasonal maintenance for vegetable plots in Comox and Courtenay, BC.
It’s not necessarily related to “lawn” or “food” but recycling, reusing and repurposing is always a great move for our environment. Here’s my solution for not having to purchase wrapping paper, boxes and gift tags for the presents that you … Continue reading
Curry In A Hurry You’ll need a blender, a large stock pot and about 12-16 pint (500ml) jars, lids & rings washed and sterilized. A pressure canner with 2″ of water, a rack on the bottom and have a … Continue reading
Do you remember those hot summer days that we spent preserving our garden produce? Now (winter) is the time to reap the rewards of our labour!! Last night I served up a curry-in-a-hurry by using a pint of sauce that … Continue reading
Ok slowdown, you will need to be realistic. Let this be the year that you don’t go ballistic. The tomato plot can only support nine or ten. The baby’s coming, you’ll be helping Shannyn! Oh, the jungled isle of tomato … Continue reading
Both onions and garlic are members of the Allium family. Allium (derived from the Greek word for garlic) are high in beneficial sulfur compounds, giving them their distinctive flavour and aroma. Shallots, leeks, and chives are also members of the … Continue reading