Category Archives: Recipes and Instructions

Peace Country Honey Products

Quick quiz: where is the largest organic apiary in Canada located? Answer: In Guy, Alberta, in the famous for yummy honey Peace Region (of course!). Wolfe Honey Company Inc. holds the admirable title Largest Organic Apiary in Canada and has … Continue reading

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Saskatoon – The Prairie Berry

In the original Cree the word is Mis-sask-quah-too-mina. Sir William Francis Butler called them Saskootum berries or poire (pepper) berries. Depending on where you are from, you might have heard the names Service berries, June berries, Shadberries, Sugar Pear, or … Continue reading

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Local Food is a Real Treat

When you’re talking tomatoes, buying local is the best way to go.  You know Alberta beef is the best; the carrots and potatoes grown in the Peace are more flavourful than the ones we make do with at the end … Continue reading

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Sunrise, Sunset

Times are a-changing.  Sunset, for example, seems to be in such a hurry these days.  In a hurry to get to bed, but not too bouncy in the morning!  Just giving the frost a chance to grow… but thank goodness … Continue reading

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Rose Hip Soup

Rose Hip Soup is a popular treat in Sweden, so much a favourite that you can buy it in a carton, like orange juice.  Swallow it straight or mix it with cream, sour cream, yoghourt or ice cream, and you’ve … Continue reading

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Canadian Outdoorsman Magazine

Planning on getting out into the bush this season?  If so, you might also like to check out the Canadian Outdoorsman Magazine. Be safe out there, and a huge thank you to all of you who respect the Peace Country!

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Going Fishing? Know the Rules

Now that June has come, plenty of people are looking forward to casting a line at one of our lovely local bodies of water.  If you’re going fishing, be sure you know the rules, including these ones: Bait, any substance … Continue reading

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