Finishing the Year with a Bang!

Finishing the Year with a Bang!

You’ll have to excuse my somewhat questionable humour here, but my Newfie background and my Popa and Dad always taught me to handle even the tough stuff of life with humour.  This week on Tuesday, Jim was rear-ended at a stoplight in Markham on his first...
Farm Share Week 21 (2nd last week of Farm Share)

Farm Share Week 21 (2nd last week of Farm Share)

Please excuse the lame title: there’s a bit of a countdown going on here as we work our much colder bodies and hands through the last couple weeks of Farm Share. Some of you are receiving your last summer basket of 2021 this week (and some of you your second...
Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Some of my young companions on the Sunrise fundraiser walk. Pulling carrots in over a foot of water! On the plus side, we didn’t have to fork them out as usual. Can you believe it’s already Thanksgiving? I swear the kids just started school. Are you...

Farm Share Week 18

Hello from the farm.   This year just seems to be breezing by! You might be wondering for how much longer your farm share boxes are coming. We go right till the end of October- so that’s 5 more weeks including this one if you have a weekly share. This week...
Happy Election Day!

Happy Election Day!

As I sit here writing this blog, I am watching the coverage of the election. I hope you took some time today to cast your vote. Don’t worry, I’ll skip the political rant and go right to the food! Today was a gorgeous day to bring in the harvest. The celery...
That Fall Feeling

That Fall Feeling

You’d almost think it were summer but for the cool mornings and the leaves beginning to turn. This is the time of year farmers watch the forecasted lows overnight, hoping to get any heads up of potential frost. I think after the super late spring frosts at the...