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The BEST Buttermilk Ranch Dressing Recipe!

Is there anything more yummy than homemade Buttermilk Ranch Salad Dressing?  Wait ’til you taste it made with Homestead Creamery Buttermilk!  This buttermilk is so rich that it won’t immediately pour out of the bottle. 251 more words

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Got Herbs?

I love herbs and I love growing them. And I hate to give them up at the end of the season.  So this is my compromise. 101 more words

Herbs

What makes a forest garden?

In July I posted about ‘Les Bois de St Hilaire’, a French campsite I stayed at which provides a wonderful model of the kind of natural woodland that a forest garden is modelled on.  1,036 more words

Forest Gardening

Basil: 15 Uses Beyond Pesto

By Peggy Riccio, Guest Blogger and Member of The Herb Society of America

Say basil and people think of a plant with large, cupped green leaves and pesto.   1,062 more words

For the Love of Coneflower

This post is prompted by a recent comment at a workshop I gave. An attendee came up and thanked me for a remark I made during the session that the medicinal part of… 857 more words

Into the Wild: A Wise Woman Herbal Gathering

On top of the beautiful Lookout Mountain in Northwest Georgia, we will be gathering for a wonderful herbal experience this September. I will be teaching a class on Herbs for Stress and leading a Forest Bathing experience to calm our nerves and enliven our senses. 46 more words

Herbs

The Summer of Salvia

Get to know Salvia!
Salvia is a genus of plants related to the mint family (Lamiaceae). This huge plant family can be confusing because some of the relatives simply don’t look (or act)  like the others. 760 more words