Category Archives: Advice from Vicki the Cow

READY OR NOT HERE IT COMES: BACK TO SCHOOL

READY OR NOT HERE IT COMES: BACK TO SCHOOL   Ready or not, here it comes! Back to School is just around the corner. We know it’s coming so why not be ready for the morning mayhem, lousy lunches, bursting backpacks and piles of paper. We consulted some experts and devised a bit of a…
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Your BC Day Long Weekend Itinerary…

Your BC Day Long Weekend Itinerary...   It’s called BEAUTIFUL British Columbia for a reason. Bordered by an ocean dotted with thousands of islands and a stunning shoreline with rocks and sands and beyond that an abundance of trees, forests, fields, valleys, fertile farmland, hills, mountains,  breezy bays, shaded groves, dusty deserts, pebbled lakeshores, lush…
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Did Someone Say Ice-cream??

Did Someone Say Ice-cream??     If you like pina coladas… Then try mixing the coconut sorbet with a little lemon sorbet and vanilla ice-cream…. YUM!! We LOVE ice-cream, but where does it come from? At EcoDairy we like to take a few steps back and discover how food gets from farm to table, or…
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Potting Soil – Things to Know Before You Start Planting!

Potting Soil – Things to Know Before You Start Planting!   “What Does “Natural “and “Organic” on a Potting Soil Mix Really Mean? Not much, as it turns out. And on the whole, the ingredients of most off-the-shelf potting mixes are neither local nor good for the planet. Most potting soil is “natural” in the sense…
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