Native foods and homegrown tea

Over the last year or two, I've made a conscious effort to increase the number of native foods (and perennials) I grow in my garden. Natives are more resilient to our extreme weather conditions, they require less TLC and are usually extremely nutritious. The main obstacle is mental, as it requires a shift from the… Continue reading Native foods and homegrown tea

Hidden veg: tips and tricks

While killing time on the sidelines of my daughter's swimming lesson, I started chatting to another mother. Like most parents who are thrust into weekly schedules with strangers, we chatted about our children. We talked about positive stories as well as struggles and asked each other for advice. When the conversation detoured to the subject… Continue reading Hidden veg: tips and tricks