Superfoods for Breakfast

This morning I am baking a few loaves of bread for preorders and the loaves are all rising on top of my stove. I wanted to make an omelet but cannot, there is no space on the stovetop! I remembered making some egg cups recently in the oven and thought, “Yes, breakfast!” Not just any … Continue Reading

Chickweed And Other Good Weeds Growing!

In a sea of brown outside in the pastures and the garden there still is glimpses of green peeking through the leaves and the pine straw. You know those hardy weeds…really good weeds – CHICKWEED!! By now, many of you know my favorite garden weed is chickweed. If you didn’t know that…now you do! There … Continue Reading

Spring Garden & Chickweed Recipe

How is your garden doing so far this spring? Here are a few pictures of ours in progress. 🙂 I must go out and take more pics of the tomatoes and blackberries. We have had a crazy cool spring week and nothing seems to be growing much. I am READY for red tomatoes!!!!! The Blood … Continue Reading

Spring Garden & Chickweed Recipe

How is your garden doing so far this spring? Here are a few pictures of ours in progress. 🙂 I must go out and take more pics of the tomatoes and blackberries. We have had a crazy cool spring week and nothing seems to be growing much. I am READY for red tomatoes!!!!! The Blood … Continue Reading

Dandy, Dandy Dandelions!

Dandelion(Taraxacum officinale) When you mention the word dandelion to people what do you hear? “Ahhh that darn weed!!!”, “I spray those” or “why the heck would you want DANDELIONS!?” When you mention them to me, I say “YAY for dandelions, love em!” There are so many wonderful benefits of eating dandelions or using them in … Continue Reading

Dinner From Wild Foods

  Have you ever made a meal from wild foods? Spring is just starting to peek about in our neck of the woods and weeds are growing! The first lovely little flower and wild food to pop out is the dandelions of course. 🙂 Along with henbit, purple dead nettle, chickweed, yellow dock and mint. … Continue Reading

Recipe for Thieves Formula Spray

Yesterday was quite stormy here in GA so I could not go outside and play in the dirt or ride my horse. 🙁 I could have just laid around and watched tv or surf the internet but what did I do? I was productive! I needed to refill stock on my herbal remedies for the … Continue Reading

Herb Fairies!!!

So excited about the new “Herb Fairies for Kids” from Learning Herbs.com!!!! You have got to check out the video with all of the kids learning about herbs and they are having a blast! I wish I had small kids again, anyone wanna lend me some? 🙂 Click the Herb Fairies link for the fun … Continue Reading

Weeds,Weeds and More Good Weeds!

What ya got growing outside right now? Weeds, of course! Weeds, weeds, and more good weeds, I should really say. There is a bunch of good stuff out in my garden and pastures right now -Chickweed, Henbit, Purple Dead Nettle, Plantain, Dandelions, Dock and more green stuff that I have yet to identify! So what … Continue Reading

Week of Learning to Share

This has been a good week of learning! Wednesday, I interned with Diane(The Garden Lady) at her home. She has 88 garden beds – in a subdivision!!!! Some are small and some quite large but there is a little bit of everything from fruit trees to herbs to flowers to veggies all on a small … Continue Reading