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Garden heat wave

Gardening

We’re in the midst of a heat wave, and though the sun is warmly welcomed during these long summer days, it’s not the best condition for our gardens. It’s critical to take precautions with this type of weather, as plants are quick to over-heat in hours of the sun’s beating rays. With no sign of changes imminent in the forecast, it’s necessary to take extra care to ensure that your garden is well-tended to. Here are 4 tips to ensure that your garden thrives under the glowing BC sun!

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Nice Vice

Community

We have a new vice, and it’s guilt-free! Sound too good to be true? Think again. The folks over at Nice Vice have developed a local, dairy-free, vegan, sustainably packaged… ICE CREAM. You heard us, your favourite summer treat is back in action and better than ever.

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Garden Days

Community Gardening

This weekend marks the nation’s annual celebration of our favourite pastime, gardening! That’s right, June 19th-21st is Canada’s National Garden Days, where citizens country-wide celebrate their green thumbs. The annual celebration takes place on the Friday before Father’s day, which is National Garden Day,  and runs for 3 days, giving Canadians the opportunity to enjoy their own gardens and participate in a bevvy of events hosted by their gardening community.

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