Green & Healthy Windowsill Herbs

Grow- your-own goodness right at your fingertips! How are Windowsill Herbs Green & Healthy? Chemical free growth – protects environmental & personal health Fewer bags, tins, bottles  – reduces landfill waste Live plants provide oxygen and help clear air born toxins – promotes environmental & personal health Provide low calorie, vitamin rich seasoning – makes […]

Back to Nature – Gardening with Eco and Time Friendly Native Plants

Native plants don’t need to be coddled, coaxed or coerced the way “foreigners” often do, making them easier on your schedule and eco-friendly too. Native plants conserve water and assist in rebuilding of depleted soils and greatly reduce the contamination of soil and groundwater by fertilizers and pesticides, as they are not dependant on these […]

Apricot Freezer Jam

Mix apricots, lemon juice and rind. Add sugar, stir 5 minutes until sugar dissolves. Let stand 20 minutes. Stir in pectin. Ladle into jars, filling to within 1/2 inch of top. Cover with cloth and let stand until set, 24 hours or overnight. Cover and freeze. To serve, thaw and store in refrigerator. 3 cups […]

Animals in My Dirt! Soil Bacteria Keep Things Healthy

Did you know that just one handful of soil contains more “animals” than all the people on earth? Granted, these are little critters, but animals none the less. We are talking tiny bacteria, fungi, micro-algae, protozoa and a few bigger guys – nematodes, mites and earthworms. The most diverse society we have on planet Earth […]