Make your own hydrosol with herbs and flowers from your own backyard. A great way to make floral water for use on the body or in the home. What’s a hydrosol? A hydrosol is the floral water that remains through a steam distillation of plant material, and are often a by-product of the production of essential […]
How to make homemade fire starters from fragrant trimmings like herbs from the garden. They couldn’t be any easier and make great gifts. More Creative Nature Crafts: DIY Grapevine Planter Basket, DIY Grapevine Wreath, and Garden Potpourri Do you remember how you learned to make a fire as a child? I remember in girl scouts how […]
Learn about this tasty middle eastern bread salad known as Fattoush. Using a few unique ingredients for a tangy and tasty dish.
Learn about 5 multi-talented useful herbs you must grow in your garden. They are all perennials which look beautiful, and have several other talents too. If you are new to gardening, one of the best types of plants to grow are herbs. This top five is not only pretty to look at, they are all […]
You can create a culinary herb garden by growing herbs in a strawberry pot which gives the herbs great drainage and saves on space. Strawberry Pots are Perfect for Growing Herbs Perhaps you have seen this one before. Growing herbs in a strawberry pot. It makes a great gift. In fact, that’s what I’m going to […]
This layered potpourri in a mason jar is a fun craft to make with your friends and/or kids. It’s super easy and makes a great gift too. Layered Potpourri in a Mason Jar The following directions are just as a guideline. You can change it up anyway you’d like. Materials 1 quart sized jar with […]
Learn how to make an herbal infusion such as herbal tea. You’ve grown all these herbs, now you can use them in your daily life. I started gardening with herbs when my girls were little. I loved how easy they were to grow, and how many ways you could use them. They were […]