Herbs with Health Benefits That You Can Grow Yourself

Herbs with health benefits can be the answer for you in many cases.  I prefer to use something natural for relief when I have aches and pains before I try an over the counter medicine. Herbs have been used for thousands of years long before traditional medications were available.  Many herbs have more antioxidants than […]

8 Ways to Use Herbs for 4th of July Recipes this Summer

Are you looking for ways to use herbs from your herb garden? If your herb garden has gone crazy, you may have more herbs than you know what to do with. While we do dehydrate some of them, we always have far more than we can use up. Of course, there are lots of different […]

Herbal Remedies for Headaches and Migraines

For the past few weeks, Marty has had a headache more often than normal. He’s always been prone to migraine headaches, so this isn’t new for us. It just seems like he’s been having more of them. Part of it is the changing schedule as we adjust to my son’s new job and the upcoming […]

What to Do With Fresh Basil During the Summer Time

I love fresh herbs from my garden but by the end of the summer, my herb garden has started to go crazy.  I’m seriously wondering what to do with fresh basil right now. I know you can add it to spaghetti sauce but really, there are only so many days a week that I want […]

Tips for Storing Fresh Herbs When You Have Too Much

I love my herb garden. It’s one of my favorite gardens. Not only are herbs attractive but there is nothing more rewarding than walking out to the garden and snipping a few fresh herbs to use when cooking dinner. I love using fresh herbs as long as possible but as the weather turns colder, I […]

How to Grow a Beautiful Garden of Purple Herbs This Spring

A garden of purple herbs is not only beautiful but functional.  With spring only a few short months away, I have been giving some thought to what type of herbs I should put in my herb garden. I am going to try a few new herbs this year and I think that purple herbs will really […]

Garden Herb and Veggie Quiche Recipe For Dinner

You are going to love this herb and veggie quiche recipe for dinner! Quiche is one of my favorite summertime dinners because I can cook it in the morning and then enjoy it cold for dinner when the temperatures are higher. Plus, I have tons of extra fresh garden produce to use up that quiche is […]