Farmgirl School

"It is no bad thing to celebrate a simple life." -Tolkien

You might view your weeds a little differently if I told you that they contain ten times more nutrition, vitamins, and minerals than conventional greens, or that you might never have to buy spinach again, or that you can heal all sorts of things from cancer to hay fever with wild greens.  You might think …

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There will be a morning soon that I will wake up and feel like I got socked in the face.  My throat will be scratchy and my eyes swollen.  Bar fight?  Oncoming cold?  Allergies.  Thankfully, years ago, I found a ridiculously simple remedy for allergies and brewed it up myself to make it even more …

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An Apothecary Garden is an important addition to any farm whether your plot is an apartment balcony or large acreage.  Herbs easily grow in pots on the porch or a south window in the house or in their own space in the garden.  (Rosemary increases focus and memory) Apothecary gardens have been a staple in every culture around …

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