Any Day Juice Love

To an avid juicer like myself the benefits of juicing fresh fruits and vegetables seem endless – it is convenient, nutritious, great for the immune system, helps to detox, and on it goes… All of the above are true. For me, however, first and foremost the intense smells, flavors, and colors of the vegetables and…

Herbs and Essential Oil Wrinkle Cream DIY

As we age, our natural oil production decreases, creating dry skin that, over time, is less resilient to the constant stretching of our muscles, resulting in wrinkles. Besides eating healthy, plant based foods, the logical solution to prevent wrinkles is to simply replace the lost oils! There are plenty of products on the market that…

What if the Grocery Store was Empty Tomorrow? 

What if you went to the grocery store tomorrow, and you found that the shelves were mostly empty? Would it be too late for you to learn to grow your own food?    Would you need to prepare a whole new garden bed from scratch? If there’s been a major crash, you might not even…

How to Grow Your Own Sensational Salads

In the middle of a sweltering summer, you know what sounds amazing? A chilled bowl packed to the brim with crisp lettuce, juicy tomatoes, refreshing cucumbers and crunchy celery.    Yum. No wonder the last week of July, (I vote for every week), is designated National Salad Week. I can’t think of a more satisfying…

There’s a Pharmacy in my Yard

“We must take our children into the wild, introduce them to the plants, and teach them of their connection to the earth. In instilling in our children a respect for plant medicine, we not only care for their tender bodies but help pass along the seeds of a tradition that is as old as human…