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Sprouting fun

Sprouting is a fun way to introduce your family to growing food. It is easy to do, in fact you can sprout right on your kitchen counter. If you are looking for new ideas to keep your children learning outside of school this is such a great activity. If your pantry is full of dried organic beans or lentils you can even use these instead of going out of your way to purchase new seed. The reward at the end of this activity is a delicious snack for everyone to enjoy! What you need: - A clean wide mouth Jar (quart size preferable) - A mesh cover and lid to seal - A cloth cover to cover jar. (tea towel...

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Earth Warrior; How it came to be.

Welcome fellow Earth Warrior,   My name Is Katrina Hillyer and here is the story of how Earth Warrior came to be. Growing up on an acreage outside of Edmonton, I was surrounded by the natural beauty this Earth had to offer.  I was always encouraged to spend countless hours outdoors. This gave me my own special bond with the trees, flowers and many other living creatures I had encountered. My Father and Grandparents were also huge influences on my respect for nature. Every spring was tree planting season with my father. Every time we were given trees, or found trees in the ditches we would find them a new home. Majority of these trees were planted in our own...

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