Enjoy this article on growing asparagus, transplanting asparagus, and healthy uses for asparagus roots. All you need to know to establish an asparagus bed.
Seeds, Seeds. Edible Seeds. Medicinal Seeds. Right now it’s all about seeds at our house. Every year we order more than actually gets planted in the ground. Sometimes that means…
Learn how to make a DIY butterfly garden to attract monarch butterflies. You can grow certain plants and do other things to make it hospitable for monarchs.
Treating asthma naturally should consist of two strategies: one for the acute symptoms and one addressing any lacks in the immune system. These 7 herbal remedies for asthma do both.
This homemade incense is made with orris root from the bearded iris. It smells similar to violets and is a common ingredient in cosmetics. Make it and burn it when you crave the smells of Spring!
Are beets good for you? Yes! Beets Benefits include being anti-inflammatory and immune boosting. They are also good for eye health and even disease prevention!
Growing parsley and getting started with these other easy herbs to grow is simpler than you think and will give you confidence to expand your herb garden each and every year.
You can use herbal tea for better sleep, you just need to know what kind to use! Enjoy these 3 recipes for tea blends that help deliver better, more restful sleep.
Herbal catalogs sell dried orange peel because eating orange peel is good for us! Orange peel benefits are numerous, so read about them here and stop throwing them out and start eating them.
Are Jerusalem Artichokes inulin rich? Yes! The sunchoke–native to the midwest–is an inulin rich food that helps regulate blood sugar. Make this delicious sunchoke recipe and enjoy!
Vanilla essential oil vs vanilla extract, and several little known uses for vanilla. Did you know it has been considered an aphrodisiac, is useful in treating nausea, has anti-inflammatory properties, and more?
The croup virus has hit a lot of homes lately, and we learned that natural ways to treat croup in infants isn’t an exact science. Here are a few natural suggestions that help a mild case of croup runs its course.
This list of herbs gives you a powerful set of plants to keep on hand for their high nutritional and medicinal values. I keep these seven herbs in my pantry at all times and would love for you to use and enjoy them too!
This bubble bath playdough is a fun way for kids to play in the tub. And, because it’s a play dough soap recipe, they get clean while they’re having fun!
We love our winter birds. One of my favorite sights is when the cardinals come in to hit our feeder against the white backdrop of snow. Did you know you can also furnish a heated bird bath?
These DIY gift ideas are perfect for that someone on your list who is into doing things themselves, and are trying to live a more natural, sustainable lifestyle.
The benefits of rosemary make it deserving of a prominent place in our kitchens. It’s uses range from eating in meals, to rosemary tea, to topical applications and more. Enjoy these 10 benefits and healthy ways to use rosemary.
Are there benefits to eating cabbage? Yes, very much so! Read about the many benefits of cabbage and enjoy this cabbage rolls recipe that will help you realize those–DELICIOUS–benefits! Did we mention cabbage is very inexpensive AND healthy?