Mini Medicinal Herb Garden

Short on space?  Space shouldn’t stop you from planting a small medicinal herb garden.  The garden can be in a small raised bed or in pots on the patio. A four-by-four foot raised bed is huge when planned and planted wisely with the right herbs.  A mini-herb garden for medicinal purposes can be tucked into a corner of the…


Jelly Time of Year!

Jelly Time

I’ve been a little busy this weekend and thought I’d try something new.  Over the years I’ve made jelly and jam for canning but standing over a pot worrying about it burning or trying to remember when the boil started took away the fun. The past week I saw a couple of video’s showing how easy it is to…


Kombucha Plenty!!

**UPDATE BELOW** June 3, 2012 – A couple of weeks ago I decided to try and make my own kombucha.  It seemed pretty easy and if successful it would be cheaper than paying $3-5 for a bottle from the local health food store.  Well after reading through a couple of recipes I found out I would need a kombucha…