How do I prep flower bed soil?

I am in Mississauga.  My garden was full of thistle weed and some creepers which I manually dug out. I think my soil is a mess with roots, leaves, stones and mulch so how do I prep this for new…

Spring Soil Preparation in Vegetable Garden

I have been given conflicting advice about whether to dig and turn the soil in a vegetable garden in the spring, including digging but not turning the soil. I get a lot of weeds so end up digging and turning…