Author Archives: Brenda

Spring Pasta

The following pasta recipe is called Spring Pasta. It is simple to prepare and flavourful. It also looks lovely when served. A great way to use some of that early spinach! Spring Pasta 2 Tbsp Basil Pesto 2 Tbsp Balsmaic Vinegar 1/4 tsp Pepper About 2 cups uncooked pasta- I like Penne 4 slices baconContinue Reading

GMO Free Seeds

  Should we be taking a closer look on whether or not to use GMO free seeds in our gardens?  With all the information we are bombarded with and the constant debates for or against GMO’s (Genetically Modified Organisms) it is difficult to know what to believe. However it makes common sense that until allContinue Reading

What to do with all that Zucchini?

I have had a bumper crop of zucchini this summer so of course the question always comes up of what to do with all that zucchini? I think this  bumper crop happened for several reasons one was because we had such a warm summer and the zucchinis seemed to love that plus the fact thatContinue Reading

Women’s Institutes, are they just Old Ladies Groups?

 Are the Women’s Institutes just Old Ladies Groups? If I have heard this question many times than I am sure that every other WI member has also heard it. I think it is time to set the record straight and address this statement that we have all heard at one time or another. This commentContinue Reading

Tomatoes – FAQ

Tomatoes – FAQ

                                                                              Tomatoes –  Most Frequently Asked Questions When we operated our Garden Centre we were asked theContinue Reading

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