5 Surprising Benefits of Peppermint

Peppermint is well-known around the world for being just that, a flavour of mint, associated with toothpaste or chocolate, and maybe a tummy-settling tea. But the truth is peppermint has so much more to offer than simply wonderful flavour. 1.Peppermint Can Improve...

Herbs to Warm Your Heart

Cooking is a huge part of our family culture. While not everyone in the family cooks, certainly everyone enjoys home-cooked meals – and the ones who don’t help cook, clean up after! Onion, garlic and herbs. You can’t go wrong! One part of the draw...

Sage, “The Savior”

While visiting us in the summer months, it’s hard to ignore the rows upon rows of sage gently rustling in the breeze. Their lush foliage and esthetically-pleasing uniform shrubbery draw the eye from across the field, but why did we bother planting over 1000 of these...