Immerse Yourself in Plant World

Bathtub Therapy, Herbs & Ingredients

Guess we need reminding, since life can be so distractingly busy: To be healthy, we need to spend time outdoors. Nature is good for you, and many studies have been done to lend scientific proof. This article, “How Nature is good for our health and happiness“, explores a 30-day study where people felt better both […]

November 24, 2018

Is there a Hoophouse under that Cucumber vine?

Herban Gardening

Yes, wow! Bolivian Cucumber (‘Achocha’ or ‘Caihua’) grows like no cucumber I’ve ever seen. Planted on one side of the hoophouse, it grew across the top to the other side, then out both sides and over the top on the outside. We’d never heard of Bolivian Cucumber (native to Bolivia/Peru) until we were given a few […]

October 20, 2018

50% off Gardener’s Salve

Micro-Farm News

Gardener’s Salve, for the dry, chapped, cracked, or irritated skin of working hands. I’m updating this blend but have a few of the original left in stock, so I’m offering them at half-off regular price: $10.00 each while they last! Packaged in a recyclable tin that was manufactured in the U.S. 1.75 oz (50 g) net wt.  […]

October 12, 2018

Connect with Plant Magic

Herban Gardening

Fingernails are growing back, getting long again. Guess my gardening season is officially over. Yeah, I’m bummed, but as I pack away the herbs I’ve dried and take stock of whatever tinctures, oils, or vinegars I’ve made, I’m as happy as the first planting day in Spring. I like being around plants all the time, […]

October 5, 2018