Monthly Archives: August 2015

The Buzz for the Bees

The Buzz for the Bees

As a mom of 2 young boys, I try to teach them about good values in life and also the importance of helping out the environment. We have a garden in our backyard which we like to poke around in, grow flowers and the occasional attempt to grow a few veggies and even a pumpkin… View more

Why Local Flowers?

Why Local Flowers?

Recently The Toronto Star released an article spotlighting locally grown flowers and featuring Antonio Valente Flowers, a flower farm here in the GTA. The flower business has been borrowing trends from the food industry: fresh, local, and sustainably grown and often heirloom. There are a growing number of farmer-florists; small scale growers who serve local… View more