How to grow chamomile in your garden and have an endless supply of this amazing herb! I think it is a beautiful flower that adds a touch of whimsy to your vegetable or herb garden. But chamomile is an awesome medicinal herb that can be use in infusions, tinctures and as part of salves that […]
I am new to vegetable gardening, like brand spanking new. I have dreams of a plush vegetable garden with trellis’ full of fruit but, it’ll never happen. Here is 5 Horribly Hilarious gardening mistakes I keep making and can’t seem to shake!
A beginners primer on how to get started with composting, plus some tips and tricks you may not have known.
In this series I’m compiling the quick and dirty info on growing specific vegetables. Just the basics. No fluff, no frills. How far apart can you plant? What pH do they need? How much water? What vegetables can you plant next to others? Which should you avoid? This quick and dirty 30 second guide to […]
We toured the cherry farm that grows and dehydrates the cherries that we use in our Cherry City Chai tea… its pretty neat to see how they grow them, dry them and then even chocolate cover them. Take the tour with us!
When designing a homestead based on permaculture principles, it’s essential to draw out a few maps before getting started. This process is akin to putting together a puzzle. Dumping out and looking at all the pieces from a bird’s-eye view before putting together the puzzle gives you a vision for your ultimate goal, so your […]