Herb Challenge Week #2

Sarah asks, ” I would love to know how to grow basil nice, bushy and green! Every single time I do it, it dies on me. Help!” Basil can be finicky sometimes, but I bought myself a basil plant and did some research. Here is what I learned! Basil likes partial shade and well-drained soil…

Herb Challenge Week #1

Today’s post is on sage! Sometimes it’s easy to forget that even the herbs you use for flavoring your food are medicinal, and they’re usually the best tasting ones. Sage is a carminative, which means it helps the body digest by stimulating blood flow to the digestive tract, so what’s not to love? Hippocrates said,…

5 Easy Ways to Use Herbs in Everyday Life

Hello! Today I’m going to teach you some easy ways to start incorporating herbs into your busy everyday life. I know the prospect can seem quite daunting, but it doesn’t have to be! Here are five ways to give it a try. Add them to your saladsĀ Our family eats a lot of salads, and we…