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The Beeten Path: Edible Ornamentals

Just when I think I’ve exhausted my last beet pun, inspiration strikes! So, this is the walkway that leads from the street to our front door. 488 more words

Growing Vegetables

Growing your own herbs

You’ve probably picked up parsley or cilantro at the store for a meal you’re making at home.

But those ingredients can be grown at home, too. 43 more words

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It's a Parsley Party

I am relieved to report that Chefie cooked up our morel mushrooms into a spectacular pea and morel risotto, which we devoured and lived to tell the tale. 311 more words

Growing Herbs

Home Growers Herb Cheat Sheet

There is nothing like growing your own herbs in pots in your windowsill or in pots by your back door. The aroma is delightful, one herb plant can feed you (if care for it right) for years and food tastes so much better when fresh herbs are added instead of dried ones. 123 more words


Tips on Cooking With Herbs

When using herbs in salad dressings, allow the flavors to mellow ten minutes before serving.

Work the flavors of herbs into meat, poultry, and fish by rubbing the herbs with your hands before cooking. 284 more words

Growing Herbs

May Recipes

Herb Vinegars

Tarragon and Red Wine Vinegar

20 fresh tarragon leaves

10 juniper berries

2 cups red wine vinegar

Place tarragon and berries in a clean 16 ounce glass jar. 298 more words

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Is This a Weed? No, Indeed

Perception is a funny thing, no? For the past few years, I’ve been tenaciously pulling a “weed” out of one of my flower beds. I learned today it is not, in fact, a weed.   426 more words