It's the middle of winter, so composting and seeds and gardening isn't at the top of everyone's mind. But, with the New Year came tons of Resolutions (see why I hate New Years' Resolutions here), and a lot of people have been looking towards living a greener life in 2019. Composting is a great … Continue reading How to Compost in the Winter
Potatoes. Is there anything more delicious as a side dish? You don't make friends with salad, unless said salad is potato salad. I plant over 20 hills of potatoes in my garden with a couple of different varieties. This year we only did 3 varieties and left out the baby potatoes because I, honestly, just … Continue reading How to Store Potatoes so They Last (Nearly) all Winter!
Photo cred: Irina Blok I looove carrots. Eating them raw, by themselves, with dip, cooked, in salads, roasted; they're my favourite vegetable. I also try to plant enough food that I can store away during the winter months to make it over the colder part of the year. While my carrots don't last from September … Continue reading How to Store Carrots for Consumption Over Winter
This year has been hot and dry. While that meant my cucumbers didn't survive (along with a lot of other produce), my watermelons didn't even make it through June, and everything resulted in a small yield, it also meant that harvest had come early. Which means I had apples ready to go when it was … Continue reading How to Freeze Apple Pie Filling
The links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. I'm not a vegan. I'm not even a vegetarian. I wear leather. I drive. I drive a truck. I live outside the city. I believe that carbon taxes won't work … Continue reading 12 Ways you can Live a More Environmentally Friendly Life