Fall Canning & Preserving

One of my favourite things about fall is the ability to preserve our harvest by canning. I know…canning sounds old fashioned, doesn’t it? I can’t help myself…there is something so satisfying about eating freshly preserved items made with your own hands. Yum! I feel like a squirrel hiding her nuts for later when things are [...]

Xeriscaping

If you are looking to do some landscaping this Spring consider Xeriscape. Xeriscape landscaping, simply, is landscaping designed specifically for areas that are susceptible to drought, or for properties where water conservation is practiced. Xeriscaping considers not only the plant selected but also other techniques and practices such as grouping similar plants together who have [...]