Harvesting & Drying Herbs

One of the great things about growing your own herbs is that you can enjoy using your harvest all winter long.  Thyme & sage are some of my dried herbs I’ll be using for Thanksgiving. I make a really nice olive oil and herb rub for the turkey.  Plus, I’m going to use my dried…

Herb Garden Tea

I love to make tea using fresh herbs!  If  you don’t have an herb garden you could use up leftover herbs from the market. Lavender Rosemary Sage Oregano Thyme Ginger mint Catmint Simply gather a variety of herbs and add them to hot water.  Let it steep for 10 minutes covered.  I make this at…

Flowers, Vegetables, and Herbs

Here’s a boquet of happy flowers from my garden from 2 years ago. I still have to organize my flowers for this year. I have some transplanting to do. My herb and veggie gardens are all planted and doing well, especially with all the rain we got yesterday. My herbs this year are chives, tarragon,…