Most of us are familiar with chamomile as a tea option along with peppermint, black and green tea. Chamomile has many more uses though from helping teething toddler and their distressed mothers to be an herb that is useful for skin ailments along with digestive troubles. Check out this blog post on the many ways […]
Basil is a great herb used in so many different dishes. It’s also beneficial to your health. Lets face it though, buying herbs from the supermarket is not always cost effective. So today, in this post, learn 4 way of drying basil. You can grow basil for pennies on the dollar and drying a great […]
I really love growing herbs. Nothing beats freshly harvested herbs to really perk up a homemade meal. I grow about 20 different herbs every year for both food and medicine. While some herbs have given me a really hard time getting them to grow (I’m looking at you white sage!) other herbs, have gotten completely […]
You don’t have to limit yourself to just vegetables in the home! There are 10 insanely easy herbs to grow indoors. And herbs are actually even easier to care for inside than those vegetables are. Herbs are not as “needy” as vegetables are as far as sunlight and water. The biggest difference when planting herbs […]
From keeping mice, bugs and pests away from the front porch and farmhouse to sipping lavender in lemonade and tea, lavender has so many different uses that it is a must have around the homestead. Join us today as we share 20+ ways that lavender is helpful, a free journaling download & companion video. How […]
How to grow parsley – and how to use the leaves, roots, and seeds for food and natural medicine.