Edible Flowers, Garden Recipes, Gardening, Gardening 101, How To Grow Herbs, Recipes, Uses for Common Herbs

7 Reasons You Want to Plant Calendula

7 Reasons You Want to Plant Calendula! Calendula is one of those amazing and versatile plants that I started growing a few years ago. It had always held a fascination, the medicinal properties, the edible-ness of its bright, cheery blooms, and its tough ability to grow anywhere and adapt. The best part is that it… Read More 7 Reasons You Want to Plant Calendula

Garden Recipes, Gardening, Homestead Tips, Medicinal Uses

A cider recipe that helps keep you healthy through flu season

Cider recipes have been around a long time as an aid in fighting off winter colds and flus. The shorter, colder days of the year bring more illnesses, less energy in general, and for me, at least, a need to keep my gut and immune system in fighting form as much as possible. Here is… Read More A cider recipe that helps keep you healthy through flu season

Garden Recipes, Gardening, Uses for Common Herbs

How to Create Your Own Spa Products Products for Home or Gifts

This is a blog post I’ve been wanting to write for a while. If, like me, you feel that child-like magic when you get to close yourself in the kitchen with a mortar and pestle, a bunch of herbs and essential oils, bees wax, and other magical ingredients, and just create, this post is for… Read More How to Create Your Own Spa Products Products for Home or Gifts

Garden Tips, Gardening, Gardening 101, Healthy Soil, Mulching, Weeds

Tips for Less Weeding & Watering in Your Garden!

Tips for Less Weeding & Watering in Your Garden! This blog may contain affiliate posts, which means that I earn a small commission from the company if you purchase their product. This does not change the cost to you in any way. Thank you for supporting this blog! Love your garden but tired of all… Read More Tips for Less Weeding & Watering in Your Garden!

Chamomile, Gardening, Gardening with Herbs, How to grow chamomile, How To Grow Herbs, Uses for Common Herbs

How to Grow Chamomile

If you’re a super-conscientious gardener, learning how to grow chamomile might require a change in thought processes. The great thing about this plant is that you do not need to ‘improve’ your soil. In fact, this plant is much happier in poor, sandy soil, and will not thrive in the richer soils required for many other… Read More How to Grow Chamomile