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Six on Saturday: April 21

  A welcome day of warmth yesterday resulted in lots of changes and some accomplishments.  The major goal was getting the 370 violas planted along the edges of the potager’s central paths.  566 more words


Pruning black currants

Only young branches bear fruit

Take heed, aged ones


The currants can breathe now

One of the jobs on my garden list has been to remove the strawberry plants growing too close to the red and black currants. These strawberry plants seem to have been sucking the life out of the mint, so they have probably been having the same effect on the currants. 109 more words


No.167 For only $18,200.00 ....

Today’s hefty quote is but one word. “Coffee.”  I extracted this amazing quote from Wallander . Season 3. Episode 1 ” An Event in Autumn.”  These stories were written by Henning Mankell. 429 more words

Cinnamon Spiced Apple Crumble

This deliciously warm and crunchy sweet treat is perfect for these dark, cold autumn days and nights and gives you that comforting full feeling that we all love on a relaxing Sunday afternoon. 722 more words

Tasty Treats

Warm Cinnamon Porridge Bites with a Mint & Berry Compote Dip

I am so excited to share this delicious and moreish breakfast dish with you all! It is super simple to make and is so filling too! 730 more words


Market Update: Feast of Farms

Don’t miss your Favourite Farm Girl this Sunday (Sept. 24) at the Victoria Public Market, 1701 Douglas St., from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Meet some of your favourite local farmers and lots of very talented artisans. 10 more words