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First Harvest from my Rookie Garden

What a way to spend Canada Day – my first ever harvest from my first ever community garden plot! Food tastes so much better when its grown yourself!

The “Gardening Rookie”

After my first year at the LCRC, I was inspired to step into the wonderful world of gardening that I had learned so much about!  I knew it was going to be a lot of work, and would require extreme TLC, but I felt determined and settled on a lovely plot at the Carling Heights community garden.  I just moved […]

Play in the dirt with the LCRC!

The LCRC is excited to announce a Children’s Gardening Program this summer at the Thames Park Community Garden and the East London Community Garden. These gardens will be places in which children and their families can learn about growing healthy food and interacting in positive ways with nature.

Irish Soda Bread

3 1/2 cups all purpose flour 2 tablespoons caraway seeds (optional) 1 teaspoon baking-soda 3/4 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups (about) buttermilk 1 tbsp. sugar (optional) Sugar is not traditional in soda bread, it’s just a personal preference!! Heat oven to 425 degrees. If using a pizza stone, make sure it is in the center of the oven.  If using […]

Fabulous Fall In the Garden | LCRC October 2013

Images of Fabulous Fall In the Garden

Some of the colours, textures and people of Fabulous Fall In the Garden October 5, 2013