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!
Growing and using St. John’s Wort on your homestead – the benefits, uses and precautions of this amazing herb. St. John’s wort is native to Europe and is often considered a weed in many area. Far from a pernicious weed, this herb has many benefits and is worth a considering for your homestead herb garden. […]
While I would do a lot to get my hands on an excalibur dehydrator, they are expensive and use a lot of electricity. Until I have the means to get one, I’ve been experimenting with alternative methods of dehydrating food and herbs. I haven’t had much luck simply air drying many herbs, so I’m always […]
Step by step harvesting guide for rosemary. Also find out how to use it medicinally and in food.
Immune boosting tea is part of my arsenal to keep the family healthy during the cold and flu season. It is great to sip on during an illness but I like to drink it as a preventative measure too. After brewing you can mix in a bit of raw honey or a few drops liquid […]
Growing herbs indoors is a great way to expand your gardening space. Whether you’re growing herbs indoors because of the season or because you’ve outgrown your garden, you’ll love have them close at hand. I have found that not all herbs do well growing in the house; but these 8 seem to consistently do well […]