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 »

Chinese cabbage salad with sesame and toasted almonds


1 head chinese cabbage, chopped 4 green onions, chopped 1-2 garlic cloves, minced 1 tablespoon fresh ginger, minced 1 carrot, shredded 1 red pepper, sliced thin (optional) 1 tablespoon sunflower seed 1 tablespoon sesame seed 1 cup sliced almonds 1/2 cup sugar 1/2-3/4 cup oil 1/2 teaspoon sesame oil 1/4 cup rice wine vinegar 1 tablespoon soy sauce salt and pepper Toast sunflower seeds, sesame… Read more »