Tags » Herb Gardening

Basil Harvest

The Basil plants have been doing so well and it was time to do a large harvest of leaves.

After plucking the leaves off, they were soaked in cold water to wash and rinsed really well. 42 more words




Herbs have been around since time immemorial and served different kinds of purposes. They have been used to treat illness and flavour cooking; they were even believed to have magical powers. 456 more words

Inside A Witch's Herb Garden

After toiling all spring in my garden, I finally have a chance to sit back and enjoy the fruits of my labor.

I made these little signs for my backyard herb garden and sprayed sealer on it to weatherproof it, but I’m still not sure if they’ll hold up.  313 more words



Although I plant Herbs directly into the garden,  I also keep pots of Herbs to bring indoors,

or to share with friends and family.

The Scent Of Summer

Pull up a chair among the Thyme and Lavender.

I once dreamed of having a little greenhouse that I grew little pots of Herbs.

It’s good to dream. 11 more words

Glam-nails vs. Garden-nails

I have friends and co-workers who are into the glamorous nails thing.  Even many of my middle school girls are now sporting the artisan versions that are glued on, and more than once I’ve been asked if I have any “super glue” to fix a wayward piece.  452 more words


Starting My First Herb Garden

When I decided that I wanted to grow an herb garden, my biggest issue was knowing where to start. I didn’t have any clue which herbs would be finicky and die on me, or which ones would be easy to keep alive. 414 more words