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Becoming An Herbalist Mini Course

Herbal Academy has opened up registration for a fabulous new course - a new mini course - that is free! The new Becoming An Herbalist Mini Course: Have you ever wondered about herbalism classes? This new mini course is open for registration from today (July 19th) till August 5th, and will start on August 6th… Continue reading Becoming An Herbalist Mini Course

Gardening · Homesteading

The Newest Raised Bed

When we were having the issue trees removed around our property, I pulled out a few for projects. We have an odd upper lawn section that I'd guess the previous owners used for nothing, but to mow it once in a while. It is where I planted rhubarb in the spring, and put in a… Continue reading The Newest Raised Bed


Cinnamon Sugar Popcorn

One of our boys' favorite snacks is homemade popcorn. I am a fan of popping the corn in brown paper lunch bags. No oil needed, and it pops up fluffy and light. The bags are compostable as well, so I don't feel bad. This cinnamon sugar popcorn recipe gives the flavor of kettle corn minus… Continue reading Cinnamon Sugar Popcorn


Recipes For Summer: Corn and Avocado Salad

Corn and Avocado Salad is a crisp and fresh way to use summer's bounty of produce. Use the freshest you can find, preferably from your garden if you have it! Corn and Avocado Salad Ingredients: 3 to 4 ears fresh corn on the cob 12-ounces small tomatoes 8-ounces fresh mozzarella balls* 10 basil leaves 1… Continue reading Recipes For Summer: Corn and Avocado Salad


Savory Scones

These soft and high rising scones are perfect served with dinner - or even topped with sausage gravy for breakfast. Savory Scones Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 Tbsp granulated sugar 1 Tbsp baking powder ½ tsp fine sea salt 6 Tbsp cold unsalted butter, diced ¾ cup whole milk 2 large egg yolks Glaze:… Continue reading Savory Scones