Eggplant is one crop I cannot do without in my garden! If you’re thinking about trying your hand at raising some, check out these tips for planting, care of, and harvesting eggplants, as well as some tidbits on a few pests you will need to lookout for.
Asparagus is a perennial crop that is easy to grow and will continue to produce for up to 20 years! You can purchase year-old “crowns” from most nurseries. Asparagus plants can also be grown from seeds, but it can be rather difficult, so buying some “yearlings” is much easier. With very little maintenance, you can […]
All year long we love the convenience of using a slow cooker. We often think of soup and stews in the crockpot, but slow cooking meat in the crock pot is just as easy – and yummy. These first five recipes can easily be gluten free as long as you check the sauces [like barbecue] […]
For a long time, I was confused. Essential oils, plant extracts, and hydrosols; they’re different, but how? Each solution offers a unique way to experience natural healing and therapeutic benefits. It’s important for you to understand the differences between the three options. For example, how to use each one and specifically at what times to […]
Most preppers know all about emergency kits, evacuation routes and meeting places, but very few think to safeguard important documents. Why Safeguard Important Documents? Not every disaster is a SHTF experience. Sometimes our day can turn south as quickly as getting in a car accident or a thunderstorm causing flash flooding. In the event of […]
Over the past few years, I’ve been switching many of my favorite kitchen ingredients to homemade kitchen mixes and more natural ingredients. Any time we can avoid processed foods, it’s better for us. But, I also want it to be as simple, easy and convenient as possible.