Tags » Community Gardens

Apple Day in the Secret Garden and why I love it

I love Apple Day in the Secret Garden. People arrive with bagfuls of apples (sometimes wheelbarrow loads!) and join in this wonderful communal ritual of chopping, scratting and pressing to produce lovely, sweet apple juice. 452 more words


Sleek Angle On a Community Garden Shed

Architects: Brendan Callander + Jason Pielak + Stella Cheung-Boyland

Location: Vancouver, Canada

I don’t know about you, but when I hear the words “garden shed,” I don’t immediately picture a gorgeous, sleek and impossibly well-designed structure. 470 more words


What we do with our hands

So the other day I was looking at my instagram and saw this post by one of my favorite people, Julien Kang, an inspirational mma fighter/actor/model who also happens to be very handsome :) . 786 more words



Welcome to my blog! Here I will be writing about and celebrating people making good things happen in their communities. Since it’s my first post, though, I should probably explain a little about me and why I’m so passionate about people creating positive change where they live. 675 more words


Measuring Success

The first agriculture-training seminar on the Goi-Goi mission was a success. There were 10 participants, 9 men and 1 woman, from the local community and they were part of the team who built the first community garden in Goi-Goi. 575 more words


The Road to Making a Community Vegetable Garden in Bay Roberts

Community Gardens (residential and public ) are popping up all over the country, I remember when I attended a Communities In Bloom Symposium a couple years back, I watched with great interest as presenters discussed the benefits on having community gardens in their towns or cities. 460 more words


Starting a Community Garden: A how-to guide on the basics of starting a community garden

With the upcoming workshop being held by Wasatch Community Gardens on October 3rd about how to start a community garden (Register Here!), some folks may be wondering the fundamental basics in answering this question. 779 more words