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Recommended Publications

November 18, 2014 lisa63 DIYgardenherbsmiscellaneousrecipes

Every serious urban farmer needs advice from time to time.  Even though you can find almost anything online, I still enjoy sitting with a cup of coffee reading one of my magazine subscriptions.  I enjoy getting away from the computer and actually turning the pages of a good “read.” So I thought I would talk […]

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Hand Held Kitchen Tools

November 11, 2014 lisa63 miscellaneous

I was reading an article on one of my favorite sites, Urban Farm Online.  The article, 7 Multi-Purpose Kitchen Tools to Save You Space, lists its favorite “go to” hand tools for the kitchen. I have a number of hand tools that I use on a regular basis in my kitchen.  As a general rule, […]

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Calendula Salve

October 21, 2014 lisa63 herbsmiscellaneousrecipes

Now that the Calendula has been picked and dried, it’s time to make some salve.  Calendula salve is a fantastic all purpose salve to have around the house. Calendula is highly favored for its skin healing properties.  It is excellent for sensitive skin and has no known precautions.  Calendula is calming and an anti-inflammatory. It […]

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Canning Pickles

October 7, 2014 lisa63 gardenmiscellaneousrecipes

It’s been a rough couple weeks on the homestead.  As I said last week, winter illnesses have arrived early.  My youngest son has been very sick for the past 3 weeks.  Two doctor visits, one antibiotic, and six missed school days later, he may finally be getting better.  It has been a very worrisome few […]

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Winter Illnesses Are Here.

September 30, 2014 lisa63 herbsmiscellaneousrecipes

WINTER ILLNESSES HAVE ARRIVED….BUT I’M READY! Soon after the kids return to school, colds and flu start their attack.  This school year is no different.  My youngest son caught a cold 2 weeks ago.  We thought he was getting better, but then the 102 degree fever came last Sunday night and it all went downhill […]

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Coming to a Close

September 16, 2014 lisa63 gardenherbsmiscellaneous

Well the growing season is coming to a close.  The early cool temperatures have made the plants slow down quite a bit.  But I look forward to Indian Summer and maybe another tomato or two. We have already composted half of our tomato plants and a few pepper plants.  The pumpkins and squash are done […]

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