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Summer Garden, Winding Down

This years irregular weather has provided a challenging garden season and pushed us to some creative solutions. We put tents made of cloth covered hardware cloth over the pots of mint and used window shade cloth to not only cover some windows but also some plants. 1,026 more words


Banana Smoothie Bowl with Amaranth

Banana Smoothie Bowl with Amaranth

Smoothie Bowl

Ingredients (for 2 hungry people)

  • 2 Bananas
  • 1 Apple
  • 1 Mango
  • Ā½ Pineapple
  • 3 Tablespoons of raisins
  • 2 Tablespoons of walnuts…
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Backyard Foraging, Week Ending 8/5/2018

Today’s post showcases four weeds I haven’t covered previously, or only in passing. I’m also trying to include more recipes to help bridge the gap from “Hey, you can eat this stuff!” to successfully incorporating wild food into meals. 865 more words


Learning From Nature, Week Ending 7/29/2018

I fear the time is coming – maybe not today, maybe not tomorrow, but soon (within our lifetimes) – when increasing numbers of us will have to grow increasing quantities of our own food. 738 more words


Amaranth Hazelnut Pear Cake (Gluten free)

Some pears in a cake! Its raining and baking is all the more fun. How about some healthy gluten free cake with a cup of coffee or hot chocolate ? 195 more words

Sweet Treats

Amaranth Oil

Amaranth oil is obtained from amaranth grain. The amaranth grain belongs to the family of flowering plantsĀ  named Amaranthaceae. This flowering plant grows till 6 to 7 feet tall to a maximum height of 13 feet. 1,228 more words


Amaranth Greens with Garlic

Serves: 4

6 cups amaranth greens, course stems removed
2-3 tablespoons coconut oil (can substitute olive or vegetable oil)
2 cloves garlic, finely minced… 57 more words