Fall Colours

The stunning seasonal Autumn beauty of the leaf colour changes along the Groundhog River in the Northern Ontario Boreal Forest.

Autumn Sunshine

It has been a week of rather blah weather outside with the cool temperatures, rain and overcast skies. Today is no exception, but despite the less than ideal weather the Sunflowers outside the cafés west facing windows have all started to bloom in earnest. I will be honest I was getting a bit nervous that…

First Frost?

A quick walk through the gardens this morning before heading to Chez Pepere to check for frost and damage. All the plants look good just a little frost on the car but that’s it. Made it another day. Can you believe the strawberries are still going??? These are our West Coast Seed Fresca Strawberries. They…

Weekend Wanderings

Enjoying a fall walk in nature in Northeastern Ontario along the shores of the Groundhog River.

Gardening by Skidoo

Late April and there is still enough snow on the ground we need the skidoo to get to the greenhouses to sow the first seeds of the season.

Hang in there!

Its been a month since Covid 19 closed everything down. Are you doing OK? We’ve been busy planning and getting ready for spring.

Mad squirrel

This little squirrel has been hanging around in the Scotch Pines by the farm house. They are incredibly noisy and seem to have a tremendous amount of fun driving our australian shepherds crazy.