Basil is perhaps one of the mostly widely used herbs in cooking, and it’s one I highly recommend for growing yourself, as it comes in handy in so many recipes – and of course for making pesto. Although it’s most commonly known as a culinary herb and perhaps even a decorative plant, some basil varieties […]
Do you have an abundance of oregano from your garden to use up? Here are 12 easy ways to use fresh oregano so that none goes to waste.
This savoury Rosemary Bread is easy to make in your slow cooker, and is delicious served alongside a big bowl of soup or chili. Slow Cooker Rosemary Bread Recipe Prep time: 1 hour Cook time: 2 hours Total time: 3 hours Serves: 8 Ingredients: 3 cups of all purpose flour 1 Tablespoon of dry active […]
Maybe you’ve been growing herbs for awhile and are looking for ways to use up some of your abundant herb harvest. Or maybe you’ve been hearing a lot of buzz lately about the hot topic of the role herbs can play in our everyday wellness. In any case, if you’d like to learn how to […]
Thyme is a wonderful herb to have on hand for a variety of recipes, and is a relatively easy herb to grow. If you’re looking for some inspiration on ways to use some thyme you may have on hand, here is a roundup of recipes using fresh thyme. Appetizers: Bacon-Wrapped Dates with Herbed Goat Cheese / […]
Summer’s here, and what better way to cool down on a hot summer day that with a refreshing glass of homemade iced tea? This delicious recipe combines fresh blackberries and basil for a unique flavour that’s sure to help quench your thirst. Using an instant pot to brew the tea makes this super easy to […]
Just like certain colors can relieve stress, fragrances can also do the same. This is one of the reasons why aromatherapy is so popular. Certain scents in nature are known to instantly boost your mood, calm anxieties and make you feel at peace. It’s easy to grow some of your own stress relieving plants right […]