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 love mint and I use it in just about everything! The best way to use mint is fresh, so of course I need to grow some every year. However, mint is a very invasive plant. It reproduces by sending out roots called runners just below the soil, so one mint plant can quickly turn […]
Herb gardening is a lot of fun! Learn some simple ways to preserve your harvest today!
Preserving herbs is really easy. You want to harvest the herbs early in the morning when their essential flavor oils are at the highest. Try to get to them before the dew has dried. It’s also best to get them before you get your first frost of the season and before the plant has flowered. […]
This is the time of year that gardening really starts to drive me crazy. I spend so much time taking care of and babying my plants and they just seem to be growing so s-l-o-w-l-y! Thankfully there are herbs growing in that garden too, and many herbs are ready to harvest before the veggies come […]
Making your own herb drying rack is super simple. In fact, my 6 year old made this one! In this post we explain why and how we made it! And how you can make one, too!