How To Grow Broccoli

Broccoli in the garden

Broccoli is another cool weather crop that you can grow at home. It is a cole crop and part of the Brassica family along with Brussels Sprouts, kale and cabbage. Starting Seeds Early In The Season Broccoli can take a long time to grow, some take 85 – 100 days to harvest, so it is…

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Chocolate Lentil Brownies

These Chocolate Lentil Brownies are a spectacular No Fail recipe! Still on my lentil kick I decided to try another recipe from The Big Book of Little Lentils cookbook. This time I chose to do a variation of the Lentil Brownies they share. I took them to work and the reviews were fantastic! Everyone was…

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Lentil Sprouts

Lentil Spouts are an easy way to always have fresh sprouts on hand. Fresh Lentil Sprouts These lentil sprouts are easy to do using green lentils in a large mason jar. Quick and extremely simple you will be enjoying fresh sprouts by the end of the week. The hardest part about the entire thing is…

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Planting Your Garden

We discuss the steps in planting your garden for a successful growing season. Grow Your Own Food is an information series on gardening in Canada that will get you started on the right foot and help you every step of the way to having the garden you dream of! The winter temperatures are finally behind…

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Mulching, Weeding & Saving Seed

Mulching your garden is one of the most beneficial ways to conserve water and reduce weeds. Grow Your Own Food is an information series on gardening in Canada that will get you started on the right foot and help you every step of the way to having the garden you dream of! We are well…

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Harvesting the Garden

Having a plan when harvesting the garden makes easy work for a large job. Grow Your Own Food is an information series on gardening in Canada that will get you started on the right foot and help you every step of the way to having the garden you dream of! Heading into fall there are…

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