Herbs for Every Season… Did you know that herbs are versatile and can be used throughout the year? With a little preparation and know-how, you and your family can enjoy the wonders of herbs even in the middle of winter. Of course herbs offer great flavor for the dinner table, but these wonderous little plants … More 2017 Fall & Winter Workshop Schedule
Gardeners everywhere are rejoicing this time of the year whenever they head to their gardens. What could be better than vine-ripened tomatoes, peppers (of all varieties) and herbs? Looking at the bounty from my own gardens, I have to pause and give thanks for the blessing of abundance and the flavorful possibilities that await. With … More The Bounty of the Season
“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. He is rich who owns the day…” -Ralph Waldo Emerson Those of you who have been following my blog or attending workshops (at our herb shop) for any length of time know that I truly believe in the value of … More Food For the Body and Soul
Did you know that herbs have been used (and depended upon) for centuries for flavor, health and home sanitation? Our ancestors utilized a ‘kitchen garden’ of herbs outside their door for adding flavor to their basic menus and knew the value of herbs for keeping their family and home healthy. Why not discover how to unlock … More 2017 Summer Workshop Schedule-The Usefulness of Herbs
“Show me your garden and I shall show you who you are.” – A. Austin Welcome Spring! Did you know that there is a world of health springing to life right outside your door? This is the best time of the year for healthy greens and herbs that can be easily added to your diet. … More Herbs and Greens for Spring
January is typically filled with cold, dreary days. Sunshine is minimal and outside activities are few and far between. Most people I know dislike winter and are waiting for Spring to arrive. To make matters worse, the weather man (or woman) is predicting a ‘winter mix’ of sleet, snow, drizzle and freezing rain towards the … More Slow-Cooked Comfort
Did you know that small changes in your eating habits can make a huge impact on improving your health and happiness? To function at their best, our bodies require the right amount of basic foods; whole grains, fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy, healthy amounts of fat and water. Our bodies can obtain the necessary vitamins and … More Eating Healthy (with Herbs)
If you really want to learn how to savor your dishes and enjoy your food more, flavor is the answer. … More Forgotten Flavors?