Dr. Mom To The Rescue~ Part 1: Health Care At Home The Natural Way Featuring The Home Apothecary
I'm so excited to share this with you today. This post, in a three part series, has been a work in progress. It comes to you after much study and personal experience. It's my wish that the information will inspire as well as educate. I believe that God has not only given us plants as nourishing foods to strengthen and feed our bodies, but I also believe that He has given us the gift of plants for our health and healing. As I've discovered, these plants are to be used with skill…
Countertop composting catches on among apartment-dwellers
Composting and collecting kitchen scraps, once the province of those with gardens, is now being embraced by a growing number of apartment-dwellers.
Unusual Compost Items - I can compost that?? The Gardening Cook
The home is full of unusual compost items that you didn't know you could add to a compost pile. Don't throw these things away. Compost them!
Kitchen Witchery | List of herbs and their meanings | Hand painted wood sign | Kitchen magick | Witchy kitchen decor
**ITS BACK AND BETTER THAN EVER!!!*** A new bigger version of my popular kitchen witchery sign. This sign is a list of some herbs and their magickal associations. Its been designed to look like a page from a Kitchen Witches Book of Shadows The sign is 17 inches long by 8 inches wide. It's stained with an Early American stain and the lettering is black. It has been coated with a satin finish to keep the piece protected and to make cleaning (it gets messy in those kitchens!) easy. Saw…
Composting With Worms
Vermicomposting, or composting with worms, is a sure-fire way to create your own all-natural super-fertilizer. Read our vermicomposting guide to worm your way into composting heaven. #vermicomposting
45 DIY Compost Bins To Make For Your Homestead | Homesteading.com
DIY compost bins are easy to make for your homestead. Browse this list and find 45 simple and incredible ways to do it! You'll love no. 36!
Herbal Remedies Tips and Links
In the early 2000’s I took 2 years and deeply delved into the land of herbal remedies. I received 2 diplomas from a Victoria, BC Herbalist and plant-pioneer, Don Ollsin. One of these diplomas…
Check out http://thesmartwitch.com! The Smart Witch: Herbalism. Herbs have enormous magical power as they hold the Earth's energy within them. Draw upon the magical or medicinal aspects of herbs when performing a spell. Key magical herbs: Rosemary, Thyme and Lavender.
~30 Day Blog Challenge - Day 8 - How To Dry Herbs (with pictures!) ~
Hello all! I've been drying herbs a lot this summer, and while it might seem intimidating, it really isn't! There is a specific way that they should be stored to avoid going moldy, but that's really it. I've written out the steps below and added pictures to help! If you grew herbs this summer and didn't use all of them, drying them is a great option to not only save them from being wasted, but it also preserves the flavor and they can still be used if stored properly. I like to think every…