Eating Tourne-Sol Vegetables all Year Round to Fight Irritable Bowel Syndrome


By Sylvie, member since 2015   A few years ago, as part of an Impressionists exhibit at the Montreal Fine Arts Museum, I discovered with delight a still life by Pierre-Auguste Renoir representing onions, . But under Renoir’s brush, these onions had become luminous golden jewels. I never saw my onions the same way again! Renoir… Read more »


Ketchup vert de ma grand-mère


  Ingrédients  8 tasses de tomates vertes (tranchées finement) 3 tasses d’oignon (tranchés finement) (pas rouge) 1 pomme épépinée et épluchée 1 branche de céleri ¼ tasse de gros sel Marinade : -1 ½ tasse vinaigre blanc -1 tasse de sucre -1/2 c. the de clou de girofle moulu -1/2 c. thé de cannelle moulu –… Read more »

SL101 Hot Pepper Mix

Fermented Pepper Sauce


Lacto fermentation is a delicious and easy way to make hot sauces. There are many recipes available on-line. Below is the one that I use. (I must admit I sort of go by feel.) Choose your blend of hot and sweet peppers in function of how much heat you (and your family) can handle! I… Read more »

SL122 Bomb Mix

Pickled Peppers


2.75 cup white vinegar 1.33 cup water 1/3 cup sugar 2 tsp salt 1.75 pounds sweet or hot peppers Prepare peppers: Either slice up peppers or if packing whole, make slits in peppers so brine gets in fruit. Make brine: Heat vinegar, sugar and salt to just boiling. Keep hot. Pack the peppers into hot… Read more »

Quatre façons d’amener vos enfants à manger des légumes


  Un article signé Kristin Louis Les légumes peuvent être rebutants pour les enfants. Parfois leur forme étrange ou leur goût amer peut dissuader les enfants à les manger. Voici quelques trucs afin d’encourager votre enfant à apprécier et à aimer les légumes de toutes sortes. Favoriser la saine alimentation Les enfants peuvent rejeter un… Read more »

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2017 – Garden Plant Sales Dates


Ste-Anne Farmer’s market, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC Saturdays, May 6 to June 10 ( 9am – 2pm) At the farm, 1025 ch. St-Dominique, les Cèdres, QC Monday to Friday, May 15 to June 9 (9am – noon) Thursday, May 18 (3pm – 7pm)


6 Tips To Get Your Garden Plants Off To A Good Start

Growing Info

    1. Harden off your seedlings before planting   Bring seedlings outdoors and gradually expose them to the cold, wind and sun. Acclimatising your plants to the sun may be less intuitive than acclimatizing them to the cold but it is equally important if they have spent time indoors (even just a week). Otherwise… Read more »