Expanding Gardens for More Herbs!

Spring, lovely Spring! We wait all winter long for this time of year, well at least I do. I was just itching to get out and dig, plant and harvest and just enjoy the sights and sounds of Springtime! This year, we are growing more, hopefully 🙂 My neighbor came over with his tractor and tilled … Continue Reading

Growing on The Farm!

Time is flying by this year! I have no idea where it went. I had been wanting to post garden pictures for weeks now and life has been crazy busy!!! Here is what has been growing on the farm! My horse arena was turned into the new Medicinal Garden: here is a pic from March. … Continue Reading

Gobo Burdock Roots and Tincture

Finally, I dug up the Gobo Burdock roots!!! This year was the first that I tried to grow burdock so I planted 6 seedlings. Four of them took and three took over most of the raised bed. After I harvested the plants, I noticed Motherwort was hiding under all the foliage of the Burdock. Guess … Continue Reading

Organic Growers School Part 2

I hope you enjoyed the earlier post this week on the Organic Growers School in Asheville, North Carolina! Here is more of what I did! Remember these are from my notes so I hope it all makes sense to you. 🙂 “Foods As Medicine and Medicinal Foods” First, there are three types of foods or … Continue Reading