Why your garden’s success hinges on the health of your soil
Straw Bale Comes In From the Country
Embracing energy efficiency and a modern aesthetic, this Ancaster, Ontario, home was custom designed for its owners
Ever since I was a kid, I’ve had a soft spot for metal. The possibilities fascinate me. Plunk me in front of a pile of lumber, and I’ll stare with...
Is the future of solar finally starting to brighten?
Lower equipment costs and innovative new projects are starting to make headway into the mainstream energy mix.
Ode to the Cordless Drill
The cordless drill has emerged to become one of the most versatile and valued tools you can own—no matter where you live.
We need to move away from mass production, and there’s zero doubt in my mind we are heading that way. Small farms are the future.
Discovering the Charms of Stratford
Just shy of two centuries ago (1828), the Canada Company began surveying Huron Road, part of which included an area where William “Tiger” Dunlop...
Stratford Summer Music Festival
Held this year from July 17 to August 27, the Stratford Summer Music Festival is now in its 17th year, though its roots stretch back to the 1950s,...
Nerigoma Nanaimo Bars
A uniquely Canadian chocolatey dessert with a twist you’ll love!
How to Start a Vegetable Garden in 12 Easy Steps
There’s never been a better time to grow your own food
17 Recipes with Maple Syrup
Our best sweet & savoury recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert
Maple-Mustard Braised Chicken With Wilted Kale
An easy and delicious dinner that comes together in about 30 minutes
DIY Lawn Mower Maintenance Checklist
8 essential tips for all walk-behind mowers
Maple-Roasted Spring Onions, Asparagus, Sunchokes, and Goat Cheese with Birch Syrup
Serve this flavourful dish as a side or a vegetarian main