Hanging baskets and container gardens are an easy way to add instant bright colour to your yard. Many people find their baskets look amazing until early-to mid-summer, where they start to diminish. Here is an easy way to keep your baskets looking amazing all season long.

Flowers have been utilized in restaurants for thousands of years in salads, garnishes, tea or even used as a main ingredient. It’s easy to add some creativity to your cooking with these common plants. It is always best to grow your own ingredients in order to limit any chemical (pesticide, etc.) use and be mindful of allergies, testing prior or introducing them in small amounts.

When someone says super-fruit, they usually talk about anti-oxidants, vitamins and minerals that are in the fruit and how it relates to our health. In my mind, all fruits have these great properties and my definition of a super-fruit is one that can be grown easily, on the prairies, is easy to maintain and has fruit that can be picked fresh and eaten immediately.