We have amazing raised beds this year, filled with rich black soil. Combine that with the fancy hoops houses my husband build-and we have a big jump on the growing season. I grew lots of fennel last year and one plant overwintered. It is already producing lush green leaves, perfect for a late spring dinnerContinue reading “Roasted Fennel Crusted Chicken”
Monthly Archives: May 2021
Golden MULLEIN Chai
This is the perfect drink for spring days when the weather can be variable. Last week we had several cold, dreary days of rain (and a bit of snow). This tea lifted our mood, warmed our limbs, and moved stagnant energy. Over the weekend it was very sunny and warm. Poured cold from the refrigerator,Continue reading “Golden MULLEIN Chai”
MUGWORT and Mullein Leaf Oil
Common mugwort and mullein work well together as a base oil. Once infused other oils can be added to reduce symptoms from Bell’s Palsy, vertigo, Meniere’s, rheumatism, TMJ, or shingles. All these conditions relate to “kidney”, ears, or inflammation of the nerves in the face. Maybe you are familiar with common mugwort as an ingredientContinue reading “MUGWORT and Mullein Leaf Oil”
Lady Jane Grey Granola with Dried HYSSOP and Lavender Flowers.
Thanks to to our new hoop house set up my anise hyssop is already up and huge. I can’t wait to use the leaves in recipes as there is an over abundance. Always thinking ahead, I saved some of its precious dried flowers from last summer for later use. I finally found something worthy ofContinue reading “Lady Jane Grey Granola with Dried HYSSOP and Lavender Flowers.”