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Can you feel it? The kickoff to summer is finally here! Beaches will officially open, bonfires and barbecues will be enjoyed, and a more relaxed attitude will take over us all. 197 more words


Yellow ladybirds, brown ladybirds

In the UK, when we think of ladybirds we probably mostly think of the shiny red little creatures with black spots. These are the most common, but there are actually more than 40 UK ladybird species and they come in all kinds of colour combinations! 121 more words


Grow keen gardeners this summer

At ages seven and nine Cohen and Kale are optimistically dreaming of innovative ways to plant their garden this year. They asked their mom if they could mix seeds in a ball of mud and throw the ball into a tree. 1,059 more words

Best plants for Calgary gardens: Elijah Blue a versatile choice

Going to the garden centre can be overwhelming, so much to choose from; annuals, perennials, shrubs, trees. There are plants for shade, sun, part sun, part shade. 258 more words

Mayo Melons

Hello all!

So many amazing things happening all at once. Harvesting tomatoes, squash, and herbs for the seniors. There is a date set for a mini tour of the garden coming up next week! 35 more words


5 Essential Herbs for Any Kitchen

The most common complaint I heard as a personal trainer was, “Healthy food is just so bland.”

I always shook my head and asked them how many herbs they had available in their kitchen. 442 more words