Food

7 Ways to Preserve Food: Modern and Old

When you think of food preservation, the first thing that probably comes to mind is canning. What you might not know is that there...

How to Grow Horseradish: The Herb with a Spicy Punch

If you love spicy things, you have to love peppery tasting horseradish ( Amoracia rusticana). This hardy clumping perennial herb dates back over 3000...

5 Exciting Things to Do With Pears, Post Harvest

Do you have a pear tree in your yard that is just a little overwhelming at the peak harvest time? If so, your kitchen...

7 Easy to Grow at Home Spices

Spices add flavor and zest to any meal. They are aromatic, delicious, and packed with health-promoting properties. They can also be kind of expensive...

Setting Up and Using a Cold Frame to Grow Year Round...

There’s nothing like the crisp crunch of fresh, homegrown lettuce in a healthy, vibrant salad. If you’re tired of only being able to grow...

The Key to Fresh Indoor Herbs All Year Long

While indoor plants for decor are undoubtedly beautiful, there’s something to be said for plants that are pretty and functional. If you love to...

8 Steps to Growing the Perfect Container Lemon Tree Indoors

Sorry to burst your bubble, but if you don’t live in a tropical environment, that lemon tree you planted oh-so-hopefully in your garden isn’t...

Green Tomato Pickling: Why It Rocks and How to Do It

It's always a sad day when that temperamental wind races through your garden and dislodges unripe tomatoes from the vine. Not to worry! You...

Strapped For Time? How to be an Efficient Gardener

Life can get busy very quickly, especially in the prime gardening months of the spring and summer, and it can be hard to chisel...

So You Got a Dehydrator: 5 Delicious Things You Can Make

Once you have a dehydrator, there’s a whole new world of delicious and nutritious recipes for you to enjoy. This method of drying your...