Winter Garden Prep – Tips to Winterize your Garden

Winter Garden Prep

Summer is almost over and soon the new season will be upon us. Weeding, watering and spending time in the garden will be over if you live in a cool climate like me. Most of what needs to be completed is a matter of cleaning up and covering up the garden. Many of my herbs will be brought inside and I am hopeful they will survive until springtime. Below you will find some ideas to help with winter garden prep. Winter Garden Prep I container garden so my winter prep will … Continue reading

7 Flower Gardens Around Toronto to Visit

Flower GArdens

We have finally had a few days of nice weather and we would like spend as much time outdoors as possible after being cooped up all winter. We are starting to make plans for adventures around the city. These Toronto flower gardens, just happen to be on our list. 7 Flower Gardens Around Toronto   Allan Gardens A Botanical garden filled with exotic plants and seasonal flowers, located downtown Toronto and is open 10 am – 5 pm, 365 days/year, free admission and wheel chair accessible James Gardens Take a walk … Continue reading

Cats in My Garden

Cats in My garden

Spring is finally here and there is nothing worse then going out to dig in the garden, only to find out that the neighbourhood cats in my garden, have been using my it as there own personal litter box. While I am sure my gardens are not the only ones being used this way, I want it to stop. Why should I clean up after other peoples animals.

Gardening Time

I love spring time and the warm weather. It means it is time for us to all get outside and enjoy every moment of it. For me, I love to spend time in my garden. At the beginning of spring it is usually quite a bit of hard work. Raking up leaves that were missed in the fall, adding more dirt, and the most important thing for me is to make sure that my perennials are waking up and coming alive to a new year of growth. In the back … Continue reading

From Winter to Spring, Its gardening time!

We have finally reached the time of year when the darkness o f winter turns to the brightness of spring. The warm weather has finally started to appear more and more these days. Spring is just around the corner. The time we all seem to start the spring chores. Pulling out the lighter weight clothing, putting most of the heavy winter items away. Freshening up the inside of the house. “The not so much fun” things to do, but needs to be done. What I cant wait for is to get … Continue reading