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Eat Cilantro and Live Forever

| September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Yes that’s what the Chinese believed 2,000 years ago! Don’t know what to do with Cilantro? Here’s a great recipe for Mango Salsa that will start you off.

eat cilantro and live forever

eat cilantro

Herbs and Arthritis

| September 16, 2012 | 1 Comment

There are numerous herbs that can help with arthritis. Listen to health care practitioners discuss some of those herbs in this video.

herbs and arthritis

herbs and arthritis

Herb Storage

| September 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

Where you keep your herbs after processing is an important consideration in order to maintain their integrity.

You can learn more about Sustainable Harvesting here or learn about local seed exchanges that support saving and exchanging heritage seeds.

herb storage

herb storage



the Beauty Herbs

| September 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

the beauty herbsMany herbs can help with external beauty such as red clover. You can learn more about the medicinal herbs to help with beauty from health care professionals here in this video.

Lavender Letters

| September 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Lavender has been used forever and in some very unconventional ways …

lavender letters

lavender letters



Sage as a Preservative

| September 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Did you know … sage was used as a preservative for meats?

sage preservative

sage preservative


Use Edible Flowers You Know

| August 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

This can’t be said enough: you need to know where your edible flowers and herbs come from and only use those that haven’t been sprayed, so why not grow your own? Easy to do, grow them in containers or a garden close to the kitchen so you’ll use them because you see them everyday. They’ll also add color to world.

edible flowers can't be sprayed


Eat Local and Organic

| August 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Local and organic makes sense, especially hand-made processed foods … don’t just drive by the farm stand, stop, meet the people who are growing your food and buy !

organic eggs jelly sign

organic eggs jelly


Sweetest Treat

| August 14, 2012 | 0 Comments

here’s a sign with a recipe for the sweetest garden fresh treat … thanks to Indigo Farms on Salt Spring Island for putting recipes on their farm stand sign!

sweetest treat sign

sweetest treat fresh from the garden

Swear on Garlic

| August 14, 2012 | 6 Comments
ancient egyptians swore on a clove of garlic when they took solemn oaths

swear on garlic