Hair Smoothies

  Everyone loves a good smoothie — they are quick, healthy and refreshing!  They also a way to get a healthy dose of fruits, veggies and protein.  Smoothies can also be a treat for your hair that your locks will love to… Read More

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On my recent trip to the island of Kauai,  I was lucky enough to visit a salt company – they sell a variety of culinary salts featuring the Hawaiian red salt produced on the islands. This mineral…

I am back from Texas and my talk at  the Mother Earth News Fair event in Belton, Texas.  I thought I would share a few of the recipes I presented there.  Garden plants have been used for centuries to cleanse, nourish, and treat… Read More

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This is the year to celebrate all things Hops as it was chosen as the 2018 International Herb of the year.  Hops may best be known for giving your favorite IPA a bitter taste they are also…

I love to make my own gifts and these “Bath Bombs” are perfect for everyone on your list who loves a good bubbly soak! Bath bombs are everywhere lately and some can be a bit pricey but they are super simple to… Read More

I know all you modern farm girls  love corn – it is one of the most versatile of the natural grains and can be used from head to toe to keep your skin clean, soft and comfortable. Corn often gets a bad… Read More

I am getting ready today for Oregon Honey Festival this weekend in Ashland, Oregon and just finished making some Lip Balms and thought I would share the recipe.  I am a fairly new beekeeper but I do love my bees and what they have… Read More

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I love July for a variety of reasons: Summer is here, The fourth of July and my lavender is blooming and ready for harvest!  I like to think of myself as a “Lavender Farmer”  I don’t have…

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It is spring and my roses are beginning to bloom !  I just sprinkled them with some epsom salts to give them  a boost of minerals.  It reminded me what a great combination these two really are.…

Mother’s Day is a reason to celebrate — it is that special spring Sunday where we take time to think about our family and our mothers.  I like to celebrate with planting some spring flowers and seeds and also in the bath… Read More