Are you a beginner gardener that needs some help selecting seeds to start a garden? When I first started gardening, I had no idea where to start, what seeds to use, and everything in between. I am a self-taught gardener and wish I knew about this little secret about finding seeds I first started! Find […]
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 […]
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.
I am trying to get back to the old medicine. The way things were before doctors got big bonuses and freebies from big pharma. Herbal medicine, food as medicine, healthy lifestyle and natural remedies. I am just beginning on this journey but I have made a start in basic herbal remedies. Medicinal herbs are essentials […]
As you know, I like to add different plants to my garden every year and one of this years varieties is Spilanthes Toothache plant (Acmella oleracea or Spilanthes acmella ) This plant has earned it’s name from the mouth numbing sensation caused by chewing on the plants flowers. The toothache plant is native to South […]