When I found out Niki Jabbour was coming out with a new book, I couldn’t wait to dive right into it. Veggie Garden Remix: 224 New Plants to Shake Up Your Garden and Add Variety, Flavor, and Fun is out now. If you are looking to find exciting and unique vegetables for your garden, this […]
It might sound a little off-kilter, but you read that correctly. Part of living in a traditional way (or a homesteading journey) is food propagation. In order to have high quality, heirloom varieties growing in the garden, now is indeed the time to be ordering seeds. It’s also quite white around here. Click on over […]
Let’s get a little fermenting going on! Have some veggies that need to be used up?? Well, how about preserving them in a new but old-fashioned, tried and true way?!! Fermented veggies, or cultured vegetables are seriously easy and seriously good for you, not to mention…just-plain-GOOD! You have most likely heard of sauerkraut, kim chi, […]
There is a lot of information and recipes about how to hide veggies in your meals so that kids won’t know they are eating them. Why? What are we doing by hiding them? Here’s some simple truths as to why I won’t hide my kids’ veggies.
A great roundup of the best veggies for a small kitchen garden. Produce you’ll actually use in your cooking!
Get rid of that cotyledon! Learn a few more tips and tricks for growing great tomatoes in part two of this two part post.